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Breast Cancer ride coming up in Cedar Falls

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) -

Europa Cycle Trek is sponsoring a bicycle ride Saturday for breast cancer awareness.

Cindy Dodd has organized the event since 2008, in honor of her friend Lisa, who died from breast cancer.

She said the event is much more than a bike ride.

"It just seems like we are surrounded with so many gals fighting breast cancer, and we have got to stop it," Dodd said. "You know, we just need to do our part, and get the research money out there so we can stop the spread."

The ride will start on Saturday at 10 a.m. from Europa Cycle Trek, off University Avenue in Cedar Falls. Registration will be open before the event.

There will be a prize awarded for best pink costume.

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