Some extensive training sessions and a bit of fundraising has marked the timeline for four members for law enforcement members in Prince Rupert as the quartet prepares for Septembers Tour de North cycling expedition in aid of Cops for Cancer.
The Prince Rupert contingent known as the Prince Rupert Rain Riders is made up of two RCMP members Constables Nathan Hokozano and Jacque van Wyngaardt along with two members of the Prince Rupert CBSA post with officers Kelsey Sonnel and Glen Kirkland ready to tackle the rigours of road cycling from Dawson Creek to Williams Lake.
The route for Cops for Cancer in the north alternates on the north/south, east/west axis annually, with this years tour taking the Highway 97 route.
When it comes to fundraising, Ms. Sonnel is setting the pace for the four Prince Rupert riders, having gained over 3500 dollars in fundraising to date.
The lattes totals for all four can be reviewed below: