Welcome to the ACV 401 Bike Challenge

The ACV 401 Bike Challenge is a charity bike ride from Toronto to Montreal. A committed group of cyclists and volunteers will depart from the Toronto SickKids Hospital on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 and arrive at the Montreal Children’s Hospital on Friday, August 23, 2019, travelling 580 kms over 3 days!

Registration Options

The 3 Day Classic Ride

  • Toronto to Montreal, 580 kms, $2500 fundraising minimum.

    $350 registration fee.

The Ride Out

  • SickKids Hospital (Toronto) to Port Hope one-day ride option (105 kms).

    Fundraising minimum is $1000. Registration fee is $100. 

The Ride In

  • Riders will meet in Cornwall on Friday for Breakfast for this one-day ride option (130 kms).

    Fundraising minimum is $1000. Registration fee is $175 (including hotel stay in Cornwall , double occ, dinner, breakfast.


* Registration Fee Processing

You will be contacted by Angie Lemmo for registration fees


Tuesday, August 20th

  • Montreal riders are transported to Toronto providing an opportunity for them to get to know each other and build their team spirit for the peloton!
  • Awesome night in Toronto due in large part to our stay at the Novotel on The Esplanade.

Wednesday, August 21st

  • We are joined by our Toronto teammates and take our places for the 8:30 am Send-Off Event from Toronto Sick Kids Hospital.

  • Cycle from Toronto to Belleville (190 km).
  • Dinner and overnight in Belleville at the always friendly Best Western.

Thursday, August 22nd

  • Up at 5:30am for breakfast.

  • Depart at 7am and cycle from Belleville to Cornwall (260km).
  • Stop in Gananoque for lunch.
  • Evening and Dinner: Overnight in Cornwall at the Best Western Cornwall a perennial favourite.

Friday, August 23rd

  • Depart at 9am and cycle from Cornwall to Montreal (130km).

  • Arrival at Montreal Children’s Hospital followed by a post-ride celebration.
  • Friends, family and supporters are invited to come celebrate the arrival of these brave and inspirational cyclists.
  • Evening train option for Toronto-bound participants - Saturday August 24th option also available.