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2023/03/18 Try a Bike Days (Low Support Bikes) - Day 2

You Can Ride 2 (YCR2) is hosting a Try a Bike Day event on Saturday, March 18, 2023, and we would really appreciate your help with volunteering to make the event run smoothly! AM shifts will run from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM. PM shifts will run from 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM. There is a lunch break in between shifts, and orientation for all positions will be provided. Note: Families who volunteer for this event will have their $75 Rental Fee refunded after completing of an ~4-hour shift. You can have someone volunteer on your behalf! When you sign in, indicate which child you are volunteering on behalf of. Location: The Goodwill Impact Center, 11415-168 St NW Edmonton. Masks are required for all adults during the AM shift. Masking is optional in the PM shift. We will supply hand sanitizer. Please contact info@youcanride2.ca if you have any symptoms. There are additional shifts available on Friday, March 17, and Sunday March 19, if you are available. As always, we at You Can Ride 2 (and the families) really appreciate your help and we look forward to seeing you soon!

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Openings: 0 out of 2

Mar 18 - Greeter (AM Shift)

Greeters help welcome families and explain the bike trial process, and may perform other tasks as needed. Orientation will be provided.
March 18, 2023 9:00 AM (3.5 hour shift)
Openings: 0 out of 3

Mar 18 - Therapist, Bike Trials (AM Shift)

Therapists help children be fit to their assigned bike and ensure it is safe and fun to ride. Children are eligible for specific bikes based on their functional skills and level of mobility. Training will be provided, though for this event, previous bike fitting experience is required. It is recommended that Therapists review the documents prior to the Fitting day and contact janine@youcanride2.ca with any questions. These documents will be attached to your confirmation email.
March 18, 2023 9:00 AM (3.5 hour shift)
Openings: 0 out of 3

Student Fitters

Assist therapists to fit children with helmets and bikes.
March 17, 2023 9:00 AM (3.5 hour shift)
Openings: 0 out of 3

Mar 18 - Mechanic (AM Shift)

Mechanics work with therapists to help fit bikes to kids (e.g., adjusting seats and handlebars, changing pedals). Experience working on bikes is required for this role.
March 18, 2023 9:00 AM (3.5 hour shift)
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Openings: 1 out of 1

Mar 18 -Photographer (AM shift)

Take pictures and short videos for subsequent social media posts. Must have your own camera and be able to take great photos!
March 18, 2023 9:00 AM (3.5 hour shift)
Openings: 0 out of 2

Mar 18 - Greeter (PM Shift)

Greeters help welcome families and explain the bike trial process, and may perform other tasks as needed. Orientation will be provided.
March 18, 2023 1:00 PM (4.5 hour shift)
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Openings: 1 out of 4

Mar 18 - Therapist, Bike Trials (PM Shift)

Therapists help children be fit to their assigned bike and ensure it is safe and fun to ride. Children are eligible for specific bikes based on their functional skills and level of mobility. Training will be provided, though for this event, previous bike fitting experience is required. It is recommended that Therapists review the documents prior to the Fitting day and contact janine@youcanride2.ca with any questions. These documents will be attached to your confirmation email.
March 18, 2023 1:00 PM (4.5 hour shift)
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Openings: 2 out of 3

Student helmet and bike fitter

Assit therapists to help fit children with bikes and helmets
March 18, 2023 1:00 PM (4.5 hour shift)
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Openings: 2 out of 3
Urgently Needed

Mar 18 - Mechanic (PM Shift)

Mechanics work with therapists to help fit bikes to kids (e.g., adjusting seats and handlebars, changing pedals). Experience working on bikes is required for this role.
March 18, 2023 1:00 PM (4.5 hour shift)
Openings: 0 out of 1

Mar 18 - Photographer, PM shift

Take pictures and short videos for subsequent social media posts. Must have your own camera and be able to take great photos!
March 18, 2023 1:00 PM (4.5 hour shift)

Other Volunteer Opportunities

WhoWhenOpenings
Helmet and wingman harness fitter; orientation supportApril 18, 2024 4:30 PM (4 hour shift)1Sign-Up