Ride for Cure draws strength from bikers

PICTOU — It was a rewarding day on Saturday for cyclists and motorbikers to raise funds and awareness for Type I diabetes. Twelve cyclists and 52 motorcycles were registered for the 2019 T1D Ride for a Cure that was based along the Pictou Waterfront. The event featured raffles, music, refreshments and a table displaying information...

Access to Pictou Advocate will be FREE for the public. Please sign up for a FREE account to access all updates.

Want to stay informed daily? Subscribe to the Pictou Advocate Newsletter and receive (up to) one email per day with all news updates, right to your inbox!

Log In Register

Continue Reading

Ride for a Cure slated for July 28

PICTOU — The fourth annual Pictou County edition of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Ride for a Cure is scheduled for July 28 at the deCoste Performing Arts Centre. The event draws motorcycle and bicycle riders together to show their support for diabetes research and helps advance the best possible research projects in the...

Access to Pictou Advocate will be FREE for the public. Please sign up for a FREE account to access all updates.

Want to stay informed daily? Subscribe to the Pictou Advocate Newsletter and receive (up to) one email per day with all news updates, right to your inbox!

Log In Register

Continue Reading

Rain does not dampen enthusiasm for ‘Ride’

SCOTSBURN — Nearly 100 people pedalling bicycles combined with riders and passengers on motorcycles to help raise awareness and funds on Saturday in support of diabetes research. Uncertain weather did not prevent the bikers from gathering beside the Scotsburn Fire Department to register for the event and prepare for a short bike ride to Tatamagouche and back....

Access to Pictou Advocate will be FREE for the public. Please sign up for a FREE account to access all updates.

Want to stay informed daily? Subscribe to the Pictou Advocate Newsletter and receive (up to) one email per day with all news updates, right to your inbox!

Log In Register

Continue Reading

Roaring good time

Saturday morning’s  Ride for a Cure for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation in Scotsburn proved a roaring hit with approximately 65 bikers raising more than $5,000. A crowd was gathered near Deb’s Hidden Café to prepare for the beginning of the group ride that took everyone as far as Tatamagouche and back to Scotsburn again....

Access to Pictou Advocate will be FREE for the public. Please sign up for a FREE account to access all updates.

Want to stay informed daily? Subscribe to the Pictou Advocate Newsletter and receive (up to) one email per day with all news updates, right to your inbox!

Log In Register

Continue Reading