Third ‘Ride for Dad’ ready to roll

Third ‘Ride for Dad’ ready to roll

By Adam Brazeau 
CORNWALL, Ontario – The roar of ATVers will echo throughout North Dundas at the annual prostate cancer fundraiser this Saturday.

Nearly 200 riders are expected to attend the Nation Valley ATV Club’s third annual Telus ATV Ride for Dad.

The ride begins at the Mountain Township Agricultural Hall (2967 Lough Road, South Mountain, Ont.) at 10 a.m.

This year’s rally is presented by the Ottawa Senators Alumni, and celebrity ride captains include former Ottawa Senators John Barrett.

Photo opportunities will be available during the drivers’ meeting before the riders leave the fairgrounds, as registration takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

Speeches, awards, a silent auction, and prizes start at 5:30 p.m.

Speakers will include Byron Smith, co-founder of Ride for Dad and National Ride Captain.

Participants are able to register and pledges can be made online at For more information, visit the event’s Facebook page here. Contact the club at or (613) 465-6283.

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