Events

Past years VCMC (club) accomplishments

During 2017 the VCMC were active in various events from Charities, Fund Raisers, Veteran Support Rides to Misc ceremony participation such as Remembrance Day. Some club events included:
* Across Canada Provincial Rides in the Rolling Barrage to support veteran’s suffering from PTSD.
* Club Chapter rides to Ontario to participate in the VCMC 1st National Ride at Wasega Beach.
* Chapter wide participation in attending 2017 November 11 Remembrance Day Ceremonies.

Provincial Chapter events include activities participated in by the following Provinces.

Alberta

$500 club donation to Lethbridge shelter for battered women
1st Annual Huntingtons Disease Charity Ride and silent Auction which $2800.00 was raised
Chapter reached out for meet and greet with fellow Veteran MC’s
Attended Erin Doyle Charity ride
Attended a memorial church and ride for a fallen brother from Veterans Canada
Created a charity drive for thanksgiving donations and turkeys for the the homeless at local shelters
Created a charity drive for christmas gifts of backpacks for the homeless.
Attend 2nd Remembrance Day Ceremonies as a club with participation in church and parade to Cenotaph.

Manitoba

Attended committal service for Sgt Henri Anobis Shilo Manitoba
National Ride to Barrie / Wasega Beach
Club ride to Yorkton Sask Harley dealer to give thanks and respect for helping VCMC brother
Suicide Awareness in Winnipeg and Brandon
Quality of life ride for veteran Sgt Lee Wylie
Stood up at Red River – Portage La Prairie.

Ontario

1.Participation in VCMC National Ride 2017 to Barrie/Wasaga Beach;
2.Participated in meet and greet breakfast fundraising with the Old Bastards riding club in perth, ON;
3.Chapter participated in the first Tay River Rally 2017 in support of PTSD and Project Trauma Support with fellow Veteran riding clubs and First Responders in support of PTSD Service Dogs in Perth, ON;
4.Participated and contributed to fundraising for Wounded Warrior Ride 2017 in Stittsville, ON;
5.Participated in 2017 VCMC V42 Poker Run fundraising Calabogie, ON;
6.Participated in Friday the 13th, Port Dover with Fellow Veteran riding clubs;
7.Participated in 2017 Greely Swap Meet and fundraising with fellow Veteran Riding clubs;
8.Participated in the Across Canada Provincial Rides in the Rolling Barrage 2017 to support veteran’s suffering from PTSD;

Ontario – Nations Capital Chapter

1.Attended a memorial funeral/church and ride for fallen brother from VCMC in Hamilton ON;
2.Initiated a charity drive, raising $ 2840.00 for Christmas gifts or backpacks for the homeless in support of another VCMC Chapter; and
3.Represented at the National Remembrance Day Ceremonies with participation in the parade to the Cenotaph, Ottawa, ON.

EVENTS – Provincial Rides 2018

Atlantic Canada
May 5 Blessing of the Bikes Truro NS
May 26 Apple Blossom Festival Kentville NS
June 2 Atlantic Confederation of Clubs Unity Ride NS-NB-PEI
June 16 Devils Half Acre Kentville NS
June 21-24 Atlanticaide Moncton NB
July 21 Steve Folker Memorial New Minas NS
Aug 6-8 Rolling Barrage NFLD-NS-NB
Aug 11 Bikers & Barkers Truro NS
QUEBEC CHAPTER
ONTARIO
Feb 3 VCMC Annual Winter Bash – Carleton Place National Chapter
Apr 13 Fri 13th – Port Dover Simcoe/Niagra Chapters
May Jumpers Memorial – Petawawa Ottawa Valley Chapter
May 12 Ride for Disabled Vets – Stittsville National Chapter
May/Jun V42 – Calabogie Frontenac Chapter
Jun 2 Highway of Heroes – Trenton Frontenac Chapter
Jun 8-10 Airborne Reunion – Edmonton Ont Exec – Leave Jun 2
Jun 8-9 Alberta Dust-Up – Edmonton Ont Exec – Leave Jun 2
Jun 4-9 Americade – Lake George NY National Chapter
Jun 16 Shriners Charity Run – Ottawa National Chapter
Jun 22/24 1000 Island River Run- Alexandria Bay NY National Chapter
Jul 13 Fri 13th – Port Dover Simcoe/Niagra Chapters
Jul 18 Wasega Beach – Collingwood Simcoe Chapter
July 18 Ride To The Tail of the Pup – Lake Placid NY National Chapter
Aug 10 Rolling Barrage – Petawawa Ottawa Chapter
Aug 18 Hammer Time – Kingston Frontenac Chapter/Ont Exec
Aug 18 Wounded Warrior – Cambridge Niagra/Waterloo Chapter
Aug 18 Old School Rally – Collingwood Simcoe Chapter
Aug 18 Snake River Rodeo – Cobden Ottawa Chapter
Aug 23/26 H/D Steel Toe Tour – York, Penn National Chapter
Aug 25 Ride To The Wall – Sudbury Ottawa Chapter
TBD Year End Bash – TBD
Nov 11 Remembrance Day – Ottawa National Chapter
MANITOBA CHAPTER
May 26 Ride for Dad – Winnipeg
June 8-10 Alberta Dust-up – Winnipeg to Edmonton
July 5-8 Thunder Ridge Rally – Arden
July 14 Teulon Ride Rally – Tuelon
Aug 14 – 15 The Rolling Barrage – Winnipeg to Regina
Sept 8 Suicide Awareness Ride – Brandon
ALBERTA CHAPTER
May 12 RSM Motorcycle Show & Shine – Turner Valley Legion
June 8,9,10 Alberta Dust-Up – Contact: sstrazza@telus.net
British Columbia CHAPTER
June 30 – July 1 Harrison Lake Run – Contact: dctricky@msn.com
Aug 4-6 Cariboo – Bulldawg Memeorial Run – contact t_peterson73@hotmail.com
Sept 15-16 Vancouver Island Chapter – Port Alberni Toy Run, contact Scott – aquahound@hotmail.com