CARLETON GROUND SEARCH & RESCUE INC.
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19th Annual Carleton Co-operative Bike Rodeo, June 13/2009.
CGSR Team Members assisted again this year in the 19th annual Carleton Co-operative Bike Rodeo which was held
on Saturday, June 13/2009 at the Northern Carleton Civic Center in Florenceville, NB. This is historically a co-operative
event between Carleton Co-operative Ltd., the RCMP and Carleton Ground Search & Rescue Inc. Royal Canadian Mounted
Police Const. John Pitcher conducted a helmet safety check following registration. All participating bike
riders must wear a safe and proper fitting helmet.
Const. Pitcher also addressed the participants about various safety
concerns and considerations relating to bike riding. Carleton Ground Search & Rescue personnel traditionally participate
in this event by maintaining checkpoints and records, keeping the course traffic flowing smoothly and promoting general safety on
Carleton Ground Search & Rescue also provided a new bike helmet as a prize for the event.
2009 Bike Rodeo photo`s courtesy of Jeff Boyd
Everyone is listening attentively.
The Rodeo bikers are enjoying a lunch.
CGSR Team Members Terry Burpee (L) and Robert McCready (R) have helped with this and other events for several years. Terry is a 24 year SAR veteran.
RCMP Const. John Pitcher (L) at the water and Awards table with some of the event organizers.
Examining a nice new bike helmet.
Everyone is receiving an event update .
A lady biker attends her pink rimmed machine.
CGSR Team Member Lorne Foster ( left with orange shirt) takes time out for a soda pop. Lorne is the traditional contact person for this event and is a 24 year SAR veteran.