Most neuroscience studies happen in a lab. Let's get in touch with our wild science and explore what happens to our brain when we study it in the great outdoors. Yes, this tent was the research lab. No, it was not intact by the end of the study.
Since 2010, the Branch Out Bike Tour has brought together a group of enthusiastic riders dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people living with neurological disorders. The Bike Tour is our largest fundraising event of the year and supports critical alternative research across Canada.Read more
We cordially invite you to the 10th Annual Branch Out Bike Tour Online Silent Auction!
Whether you are a long-time Branch Out supporter, bonafide 'Branchy', seasoned Bike Tour rider, neuroscientist pal, or have recently become acquainted with our organization, we invite you to participate in our online silent auction.
Thanks to our generous donors, we have some fantastic items up for grabs this year!Read more
Multiple Sclerosis. Traumatic Brain Injury. Early Life Trauma. Type 2 Diabetes. Dementia. While this might seem like healthcare terminology word-vomit, these are all connected by an important principle of brain health. Read on to learn what that principle is.
Friends, there are still 7 weeks of bike riding and brain supporting! Below are a couple of options on how you can be involved in a way that suits your 2020 summer style:
Option 1. TACKLE A CLIMBDURO CALGARY CHALLENGE
Option 2. CREATE YOUR OWN UNIQUE RIDE
Diggin' the Digital
We didn't know what it would mean to pivot the 10th Annual Branch Out Bike Tour to a virtual event. We're floored and humbled by your continued optimism and support.Read more
CHALLENGE GOALS MET
Virtual peddlin' and generous fundraisin'
Thank you to everyone who tackled the Climbduro Digital Challenges. Since May 1, you've raised over $12,000 for important neurological research! YAY!Read more
We took the opportunity to sit down with one of Branch Out's over-and-above-go-getters, Martin Flanagan, to learn more about why he rides in the Branch Out Bike Tour.