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2015 Atlanta Event Announcement

Over the last five years, 24 Hours of Booty Atlanta riders have made great strides in the fight against cancer. A community of riders has been built that shows tireless support for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and the LIVESTRONG Foundation. As incredible as this community has been, we have made the decision to cancel the […]

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Let’s inspire each other

24 Hours of Booty’s mission is to inspire communities to be active in the fight against cancer. By rallying together, we can inspire each other to make a difference on behalf of people fighting cancer in our own communities. This week, let’s inspire each other! Inspire the cancer fighters and the survivors. Inspire first time […]

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Team Spotlight: Behind the Name of Team Structuremen

24 Hours of Booty Indianapolis rider and board member, Ben Wilhelm, takes his level of commitment to new levels by participating in the event leading his friends and fellow co-workers on Team Structuremen and off the course giving back with his involvement on the organization’s Board of Directors. “I live in Charlotte, but spent most […]

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Team Spotlight: Behind the Name of Team Wholly Spokes

Sean Beaver, cancer survivor, had been actively looking for opportunities to give back to the cancer community when he first heard about 24 Hours of Booty from a friend who received an email from the Ulman Cancer Fund asking for volunteers for the ride. Beaver was happy to see this ride was local in Columbia. […]

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Team Spotlight: Behind the Name of Spokes N’ Mirrors

“Cancer sucks and to see so many come together to fight it gives me hope that someday cancer will be nothing worse than the common cold,” says Scott Dunstan, captain of Team Spokes N’ Mirrors. Dunstan’s history with 24 Hours of Booty began in 2006 after taking up cycling as a common hobby to enjoy with […]

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Team Spotlight: Behind the Name of Team For Pete’s Sake

This year will be Michael Smith’s second year participating in 24 Hours of Booty Columbia, and for him August cannot come fast enough! When his father passed away from cancer six years ago, he searched for an event that would tie together bike riding and raising money for cancer research, as well as an organization […]

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Chris Hinkebein’s Be The Match Journey: Part 3 – Bone Marrow Donation Surgery

Chris Hinkebein, 24 Hours of Booty rider, shares his day-of experience from bone marrow donation surgery for Be The Match on Friday, February 6.  I woke up at 5:30 a.m. Friday morning and arrived at the hospital shortly after 6 a.m. I checked into the hospital and was told my surgery would be conducted in the children’s […]

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Chris Hinkebein’s Be the Match Journey: Part 2 – Pre-Operation

Chris Hinkebein, 24 Hour of Booty rider, shares his perspective of his pre-op experiences on Thursday, February 5 before heading into his bone marrow transplant surgery to donate for Be The Match on Friday, February 6.  Today is the day before my donation and I’m feeling good. We arrived at UNC Chapel Hill Cancer Hospital […]

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Chris Hinkebein’s Be the Match Journey: Part 1 – You’re a Match

Chris Hinkebein, 24 Hours of Booty rider, closed out the year helping staff finish the 2014 event season, but little did he know his help would reach far beyond setting up and taking down the events. Hinkebein found out in late fall that he was a bone marrow match for a cancer patient in need […]

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World Cancer Day 2015 – Not Beyond Us

Did you know that 1 in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime? That means all of us will be affected by cancer whether it be personally or via a friend or family member. Cancer touches everyone, giving even more reason to raise awareness and education about the disease and take action. […]

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