Bike Rally Reunion Party
Sep 24 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Beat the Bike Rally Blues! Come out and share in the memories, sign up for 2018, and get reacquainted to your Bike Rally Friends For Life!

20th Anniversary Kick-Off Celebration @ Toronto People with AIDS Foundation
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Coming home. Celebrating together.

Join your Friends For Life Bike Rally family on Saturday February 10th and celebrate our history and connection to the Toronto People with AIDS Foundation.
Drop in, say hello, relive some of the early Bike Rally days, and celebrate our 20th year!

Cash bar will be available, plus entertainment, photo collages from years past, and some big announcements about this year’s Rally! PLUS a lucky SHIFT UP! ticket holder will find themselves with $1250 towards their fundraising goal! SHIFT UP Tickets are $10 and available by contacting

Please enter through the first floor essentials market: 194 Gerrard St E. Can’t wait to see you!

MEC Night @ Mountain Equipment Coop
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Snag Deals at MEC Toronto

MEC logoPWA’s Friends for Life Bike Rally participants are invited to a special shopping night at MEC Toronto.  Purchases made during this event (April 24th, 2018, 6pm-9pm) will receive a 10% discount.  Please visit the Friends For Life Table at MEC Toronto to collect your discount card. Discount applies in-store only with presentation of this coupon.  10% discount applies to all regular-priced, in-stock items.  A few specific products may be excluded from this discount including Blundstone footwear and Intense Bikes.  MEC services are excluded from this discount offer.  Offer cannot be redeemed for cash, combined with other offers or applied to prior purchases or services.  Member must be present at time of purchase.

MEC is a retail co-operative that sells exclusively to members.

Any questions please contact

The BIG Meeting @ The 519
Jun 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Attention all Bike Rally Crew, 1-Day and 6-Day Riders! Come to The 519 on June 4th and learn all about this year’s 20th Anniversary Friends for Life Bike Rally – things like our new Departure location, arrival plans for Port Hope, what will be on offer in Kingston, new Montreal accommodations, and much, much more.
You’ll be able to complete any outstanding paperwork, meet your Team Leads and team mates (if you haven’t yet), pose questions to Steering Committee members, and hear directly from a PWA speaker about how your commitment and hard work is making a huge difference in the lives of so many.
Additionally, from 8:30PM we’ll be at The Lodge at O’Grady’s (518 Church Street at Maitland) for a post-meeting social.
90km Training Deadline (6-Day Riders)
Jun 23 all day

All 6-Day Riders need to complete one 90km Training Ride by this date.

90km Back-to-Back Training Deadline (6-Day Riders)
Jul 8 all day

All 6-Day Riders must complete two Saturday/Sunday back-to-back training rides by this date.

90km Training Deadline (1-Day Riders)
Jul 8 all day

All 1-Day Riders must complete one 90km training ride by this date.

Packing Morning @ Msgr. Fraser - Isabella Campus
Jul 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Packing Morning occurs the day before we depart and is MANDATORY for all Port Hope and Montreal Riders along with Crew.

Registered participants, check page 25 of the Handbook for full information.

1-Day Ride – Toronto to Port Hope
Jul 29 all day

This amazing 110 km Ride from Toronto to Port Hope is a fantastic way to experience the magic of the Bike Rally.

Registered participants, check out pages 34 – 37 of the Handbook for more information.

6-Day Ride – Toronto to Montreal
Jul 29 – Aug 3 all day

Celebrating 20 years of raising funds for and awareness about PWA and HIV/AIDS.

Registered participants, check the Handbook for full information.