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Published June 19, 2010, 01:45 PM

3rd annual Tour de Cure raises money for diabetes

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - Bike riders in the area hopped on their cycles for not only their health but millions of others.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

120 riders headed out of Oak Grove park for the 3rd annual "Tour de Cure".

The bike ride raises money to find a cure for diabetes. Riders chose to ride 75-miles; 16-miles and this group were the 32-milers. The bike ride aims to raise over 40-thousand dollars towards diabetes this year.

“But every little bit helps so we are adding our bit to the pool as far as trying to promote diabetes awareness.”

80-cities around the country do their own "Tour De Cure" raising 18-million dollars on average nationwide.