2017 Lethbridge Cycle for a Cause

Event Details

LETR-2017CycleforaCause-HeaderCome support your law enforcement officers as they cycle for a day to raise funds for Special Olympics!

Officers from several local agencies will take part in a relay type race inside the mall. From open till close, Officers will take turns riding for a cause to make sure sport programs are available to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

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Rider Responsibilities:

  • Each team to collect a minimum of $500.00
  • Team Captain to register team and members of the team
  • Team Captain to collect money from members of the team
  • Team Captain is responsible to ensure a member of their team is on the bike at all times and members of that team may switch whenever they choose

This event will have multiple teams of Lethbridge Police Officers, Lethbridge Correctional Services and Alberta Sheriffs. The teams will consist of however many members that team agrees upon, up to a maximum of 8, with the expectation that there will be a member on the bike from when the mall opens till when it closes. The Team Captain will determine how many members they choose to have on their team and how long each member will ride.

Bikes will be set up for Special Olympics athletes to take turns riding along side of the officers.

Special Olympics athletes and volunteers will be out cycling, pumping up cyclists and collecting donations.

For more details, please contact Jeff Bennett at 403-388-3007 or jeff.bennett@gov.ab.ca.




Law Enforcement Torch Run is Special Olympics' largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle internationally. In Alberta, 18 agencies in 117 communities contribute to LETR efforts annually, not only with events, but as Guardians of the Flame ensuring the delivery of the Special Flame of Hope to the opening ceremony of Provincial Games and sending off our local athletes to National and World Games.

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