PVDA Ride for Life

Welcome to the 2016 PVDA Ride For Life

The 2016 PVDA Ride for Life will be held on June 25th and 26th.  We are holding the 2016 Ride for Life in Memoriam to Betty Thorpe, who passed away earlier this year from breast cancer. Betty Thorpe Betty was a long time PVDA member, officer, director and advocate. She had been quietly battling breast cancer since 2009. Betty was always graceful with gentle encouragement, a fair and balanced perspective and great kindness. Betty was known to many as a positive and encouraging judge and to all as an example of the best that PVDA can be.   In honor of Betty, this year's theme will be CELEBRATE. CELEBRATE –With us at the 2016 PVDA Ride For LifeTM CELEBRATE– In memory of past PVDA president and member Betty Thorpe CELEBRATE – By riding in our all new “Fundraiser Freestyle” CELEBRATE – By participating via our “Phantom Horse” entry CELEBRATE – By volunteering CELEBRATE – By being a RFL show sponsor, riding in memory of someone, being a fundraiser, making an in-kind donation or sponsoring a class or breed award CELEBRATE– By competing in the stall decorating contest CELEBRATE – By being a vendor  

Rider Donations

Rider donations consist of personal or business pledges, and you can DONATE ONLINE TO JHU TO SUPPORT A PARTICULAR RIDER OR TO MAKE A PERSONAL OR BUSINESS PLEDGE DIRECTLY TO JHU. UPDATE: The 2016 Prize List has been published and the show opens on Sunday, 05/01/2016. Download the 2016 Prize List here or visit the competition page for more information and past results.  

This inspiring video shows just one of the ways in which we support the Johns Hopkins Breast Center!