Ride for Sight Northern Ontario would like to invite all the local residents of Sault Ste Marie to come out and enjoy a parade of enthusiastic fundraisers on motorcycles. Line the streets to see all the motorcyclists as they ride through the area in Support of the Foundation Fighting Blindness. These riders travel from all over and have spent the last year raising funds to donate directly to help find a cure for degenerative eye diseases and for a celebration weekend at Searchmont Resort.
Come out and cheer them on with signs of support!
The parade will be leaving Searchmont Resort this Saturday July 12th at 9:30am heading to the Trading Post for a short stop. They will then leave the Trading Post at 10:00am heading South on Great Northern and turning left onto McNabb then left onto Trunk Rd/Hwy 17.
Travelling through Garden River at approximately 10:15 then Echo Bay at 10:30 and turning on Church St to Hwy 17 North.
Coming back into town at around 11:00am they will travel along Trunk Rd to Wellington then Left onto Bruce and right onto Queen through downtown. From there they will turn on Huron then down Bay to St Mary’s and Foster Drive, back onto Bay, up Pim and stop at Great Lakes Honda for half an hour.
After leaving Great Lakes Honda at 12:00, the parade will proceed up Great Northern Rd, turn right at Second line then left on Black Rd. and follow Old Garden River Rd/Landslide Rd. to Sixth Line and head North up to 556 and 552, back onto 17 North to the Voyageur in Batchawana for and BBQ lunch.