cyclists-fullSid Dickinson is on a cross country cycling tour from Vancouver to St. John's Newfoundland. Sid left Vancouver on June 4, and expects to arrive in Newfoundland in mid August. His goal is to complete the journey in 72 days – 60 days on his bike; 10 days of rest and 2 days on ferries. Sid is from Thornbury, and is writing a blog about his journey. You can read his blog at:

Sid is raising funds for both the Meaford Hospital Foundation, and the Collingwood Hospital. If you would like to make a donation, please visit

This photo was taken on July 15 as Sid rode into the Owen Sound Hospital. He was joined by a number of other cyclists who rode with him to the Meaford Hospital this morning, where he was greeted by staff.cyclists-dickenson-full