We must change the name and date of the RIDE scudualed for Friday the 13th... I have been told that the highway between Edmonton and Calgary at that time of year is a crap shoot. So we have made the decision to move the ride and change the name.
Alberta tour of military bases: Saturday July 28, 2012 is the ”Afghanistan Veterans Salute Rally”this Friends of Veterans Canada(FOVC) rally is our big awareness rally in Alberta for the `Video-A-Veteran for CASH Campaign`. The ``Afghanistan Veterans Salute Rally`` is an endurance rally for motorcycles and cars of 650Km`s across Alberta to some of the military bases in Alberta. We will start in Edmonton at the `Garrison` at 11am, then we will travel to CFB Wainwright for a tour of the base and then we will travel onto Suffield Alberta for an overnight camp out. This rally will act as a way for Veterans of the forces and the public to share ideas and experiences. We will be travelling through cities and towns in parade formation for the public that will be lining the road along the way. A potion of this rally will travel down the `Veterans Memorial Highway Alberta` Suffield. Veterans from Afghanistan to WW2 will be in attendance
Riders and non riders will be asked to find personal or businesses sponsors to donate to FOVC charity on a per KM basis’s of this endurance Ride total of this 650 Km`s Rally. The FOVC charity will issue tax receipt for all donations over $100. to $1000 or more. All funds raised will go to the National `Video-A-Veteran for CASH Campaign and our mission of Remembrance.