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Day 1: Toronto to Port Hope

Cyclists begin 600-kilometre, six-day journey to Montreal

More than 30o riders and crew participating in the Friends for Life Bike Rally left Toronto early Sunday morning, July 27, for day one of their 600-kilometre, six-day journey to Montreal. Our travelling caravan has commenced! 

Cyclists gathered in front of the greenhouse at Allan Gardens.

Decked out in orange shirts is the dedicated road crew.

Messages of inspiration abound.

Toronto People with AIDS Foundation executive director Murray Jose. 

Crew and cyclists energized for an exciting first day. 

Toronto Centre MPP Glen Murray addresses the crowd.

Cyclists depart Allan Gardens for their first day, a distance of approximately 100 kilometres. 

Thumbs up for the cowboys!

Check back for updates as the rally continues toward Montreal.