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Breakaway from Cancer RideBreakaway from Cancer Ride
You're Not Alone in the Fight Against Cancer You don't have to fight cancer alone. Amgen's Breakaway from Cancer aims to raise awareness of the comprehensive array of resources available to cancer patients - from prevention to education and support t... Read more
You don't have to fight cancer alone. Amgen'sBreakaway from Cancer aims to raise awareness of the comprehensive array of resources available to cancer patients - from prevention to education and support to financial assistance and survivorship. In addition, Amgen and Breakaway from Cancer help spread the word about working together to conquer cancer through partnerships with organizations including the Lance Armstrong Foundation, the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing and Stand Up To Cancer
Each 'Breakaway Ride' gives cycling enthusiasts the opportunity to ride the actual route of the 2010 Amgen Tour of California. Three distances will be offered for each ride to accommodate various skill levels; the longest distance covers the same route that the pros will ride (an entire stage). Riders will be chip timed and supported, with a maximum of 3,500 riders per event.