GearUp4CF is a charity cycling event with multiple distance categories for all levels of rider. Route options take place between Vancouver and Banff from June 21 – 29, 2014. The ride is fully supported with support vehicles, accomodations, and food provided. Registration is $175 and each rider is requested to meet fundraising minimums in order to participate.
GearUp4CF started in 2006 with 11 riders who raised $20,000 for CF research. This event has grown every year since, boasting its largest year ever in 2013 with 101 riders and $280,000 raised. Since its inception eight years ago, GearUp4CF has raised over $1.25 million for vital cystic fibrosis research and clinical care.