Leading sponsor steps up as Gran Fondo gears up for a summer cycling extravaganza

Stow It Self Storage, the leading storage solution in Grey Bruce is proud to announce its continued support for the prestigious Gran Fondo Lake Huron, presented by Bruce Power & Suppliers. Since the event’s inception, Stow It Self Storage has been a steadfast sponsor, demonstrating unwavering commitment through the years, including the challenging period of the COVID-19 pandemic when the event was unable to proceed.

        (L-R)Kevin Machan, Steve Levack, Martha Bennett (SMHF Board Chair) & Peter Roedger                                                                        – photo submitted

“The Gran Fondo Lake Huron is more than just a cycling event to us,” says Steve Levack, CVO of Stow It Self Storage. “It embodies our commitment to the community, our love for the sport, and our dedication to supporting local healthcare services. Even when the ride couldn’t take place, our support never wavered, reflecting our belief in the cause and the event’s positive impact.”

The Gran Fondo Lake Huron is renowned for its well-organized nature, thanks to the incredible efforts of countless volunteers whose dedication ensures a seamless and enjoyable experience for all participants. Stow It Self Storage extends its heartfelt thanks to these wonderful volunteers, whose spirit and hard work make the event a success year after year.

Participants and spectators alike can look forward to experiencing the picturesque beauty of Lake Huron and the surrounding countryside through the cycling routes offered. Designed to cater to all levels of cyclists, these routes offer both beauty and challenge with the finishing stretch that allows riders to enjoy the course right alongside the lakeshore and finishing in downtown Southampton. The ride culminates in a BBQ where prizes and awards are handed out to participants.

Later that evening, the fundraising continues with the Wild West Casino Night, an event for riders but also anyone in the community who wishes to buy a ticket. Not only will there be professional dealers and tables, the festivities will also include mechanical bull riding, axe throwing, line dancing, DJ, food trucks, 50/50, and a bottle pull. Ticket prices include $100 of casino money to get you started at the tables.

To purchase Casino Night tickets visit www.smhfoundation.ca or contact the office to purchase in person 519-797-3230 x3230 or info@smhfoundation.ca.

To learn more or register for the Gran Fondo Lake Huron visit www.granfondolakehuron.ca