Albert Koke, an employee of Toronto Community Housing, will be cycling a distance of 770 kilometres around Lake Ontario beginning at 5 a.m. on October 29, 2010, with a goal of raisingfunds for the 2010 United Way Campaign. Albert will attempt to complete his ride by the end of day on Sunday, October 31, 2010.
Albert is an experienced cyclist, having ridden on solo rides across Canada from coast to coast, through Arizona, and this past September, in Iceland.
Albert will be posting updates during his ride on his blog
, on his Twitter profile (@lonepiraterides
), and on his Facebook profile (Albert Koke). Donations can be made online at http://tinyurl.com/AlbertsrideWhat:
Ride around Lake OntarioWhen:
Friday, October 29, 2010 at 5 a.m.Where:
Christie Pits Park Interview:
Thursday, October 28, 2010 or after the ride
Lori Bosworth, Media Relations