Ride to Conquer Cancer

On Saturday, we headed over to Guilford Mall to see two very good friends off on the Ride to Conquer Cancer.  Over 1,700 rider participated, raising over $6.9 million in total!

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After stretching and opening ceremonies, participants commenced their two day journey to Seattle, Washington.  I bet that kept the border guards busy!

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Donations are still being accepted online and, if you’re really feeling ambitious, you can find information on the 2010 Ride there as well (shudder!).

Postscript

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This was an odd site.  On our way over to the mall, we saw this fellow riding a zamboni-like gizmo, picking up litter with a stick.  It was kind of like a post-modern game of polo, but all by himself…

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