What is Ride for Heart?
A new spin on saving lives!
Join us at a safe distance by riding, walking, or running a heart-shaped route on June 6, 2021, in support of critical heart disease and stroke research. Challenge yourself to complete your route and track your fundraising and fitness progress in our mobile app. Together, we’ll beat heart disease and stroke! Register now for only $20 (until April 30).
Join the movement on June 6
Get moving and share your heart!
Ride, walk, or run a heart-shaped route it’s up to you! Whether you go outside or stay in, you’ll get your participant kit in the mail, including your event bib, and a branded souvenir.
NEW Ride for Heart App!
Download our NEW Ride for Heart mobile app to enhance your virtual experience! The app brings Ride to your fingertips: set fundraising and fitness goals (and track them!), earn achievement badges and rewards and create your own virtual heart map for event day.Get it on Google Play or download on the Apple App store.
Check in with others on our new Community Page in the Participant Centre. And soon, check on the competition with brand new leaderboards. Stay tuned for the launch in April!
Why we need your support
Did you know that every five minutes, someone in this country dies from heart disease, stroke and vascular cognitive impairment? And that people with these conditions are at higher risk for complications, and death, if they contract COVID-19?
Your support helps us provide the credible medical information they need to stay safe and healthy and funds the research that saves lives across Canada. Let’s do this!Learn More
Let's not let COVID-19 to stop us from beating heart disease and stroke, together. Share your heart shaped route on social media by posting why you’re participating in the virtual Ride for Heart or how you’re staying active, from home. Don’t forget to hashtag #HeartAndStrokeRideAsOne