The Shakin’ the Rock ride is promising to be diverse in its composition of riders. At the moment the 14 riders include 6 parkies, 3 women, 2 grandfathers, 2 grandsons and riders from several communities on the Island and across the strait.
The following is a copy of article written by Bret Schuurman, grandson of the trip organizer Alf Todd. This was originally published in the June issue of the Metchosin Muse and is reproduced here with permission. Note that ‘Papa’ is Bret’s term for his grandfather. An error in the reporting of this website’s address near the end has also been ‘patched’.