Recent News and Updates

Keeping you up to speed with our BC Bike Ride & other related stuff.

Boomer’s Legacy final BC bike ride rolls out in June

The 10th anniversary Boomer’s Legacy BC bike ride will depart from 19 Wing Comox on Saturday, June 10 for the final time. The fully supported two-day cycling experience - 240 km from the graveside of Cpl Andrew “Boomer” Eykelenboom in the Comox Valley to provincial...

2017 Rider Instruction Sheet – Important Info!

Dear 2017 Boomer’s Legacy British Columbia Ride Participant, Our 10th Annual Boomer’s Legacy British Columbia Ride is just over 2 weeks away! Thanks again for signing up and know that in doing so you are helping us help our soldiers help others.  Whether this is your...

3 Week Update

Hello all registered riders in our 10th Anniversary Boomer's Legacy British Columbia Bike Ride, We hope you're putting in some time in the saddle, since we're now only 3 weeks away from our event. We've been getting a lot of questions via our website and e-mail, so we...

Dealing with Cash Donations Towards Your Ride

Wondering how to deal with cash donations or pledges towards your BLBC2017 ride? Brieanne White from Support Our Troops has the answer for you below.* *Please note that you can view and download the Pledge Sheet in PDF Format at the bottom of this post. For riders...

Boomer’s Legacy BC Ride promo video

Over the past 9 years the Boomer's Legacy British Columbia Bike Ride has grown into something truly inspiring. Both for the good it has helped do in this world, and for the lifelong relationships that have been formed on the road between Comox and Victoria. Many...

Boomer’s Legacy in PLAY/AU JEU Magazine

Good afternoon, Boomer’s Team, Supporters, Riders, and extended family and friends! I’m thrilled to announce that the national magazine piece we prepared has been published. It is a product of the Canadian Forces Newspaper Association – and the second edition of...

2016BLBC Bike Ride Registration Now Open!

After a wee wait, we finally have our own personal online registration and fundraising software set up. Which means that we are now ready for previous and new participants to get registered for the 2016 Boomer's Legacy British Columbia Bicycle Ride. Click on the...

Basic 10-Week Bike Ride Training Schedule

Thanks to a long-time supporter, and resident fitness guru we are able to provide our participants with a basic 10-week training schedule that will allow you to prepare properly for our annual Boomer's Legacy British Columbia Bike Ride.   Download the PDF...

Food List – 2016 Boomer’s Legacy BC

A refreshment van will accompany the ride from Comox to Victoria. Coffee, juice, donuts and muffins are provided at 19 Wing Comox prior to the start of the ride, thanks to Tim Horton's and Thrifty Foods. All other refreshments - including en-route lunches - are...

Aunt Adrienne and Boomer’s Legacy

The story begins with Aunt Adrienne volunteering her accounting services for Boomer’s Legacy out of Courtenay, BC. On August 11, 2006, Cpl Andrew “Boomer” Eykelenboom made the ultimate sacrifice when he lost his life to a suicide bomber in...