2015 September 10 – Cycle Around The Globe on World Suicide Prevention Day

Two cyclists ride down a bumpy road to talk about mental health

Lift the Silence: During suicide awareness week (Sept 8-12, 2015) get people talking about mental health by joining Cycle Around The Globe

Join in a global event by cycling to show your support for suicide prevention and awareness. Join us in cylcing loops around Hawrelak Park, in Edmonton, from 5:30pm on Thursday, September 10, or create your own group wherever you live. It does not matter how far you can cycle, every kilometre counts!


  1. Join our group at Hawrelak Park in Edmonton, Picnic site 2, anytime after 5:30pm. All ages and skill levels are welcome.
  2. Go to iasp.info/wspd/cycle_around_the_globe.php to print the Participant Bib. We will have a limited number available at the park.
  3. Wear it while you cycle to show others you are cycling for Suicide Awareness.
  4. Take pictures throughout your ride.
  5. Tweet @LTSYEG or Instagram with #LTSYEG.

Please also consider spreading the word by posting the event poster wherever you can.

This event is organized by the Canadian Mental Health Association – Edmonton Region and Hillary’s Ride for Mental Health for Lift the Silence Suicide Awareness Week.

LTS Calendar

The full calendar for Lift The Silence: Suicide Awareness Week 2015