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August 9, 2014 

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer announces $7.9 Million Raised As 6th Annual Ride Commences in Alberta

Alberta's largest cycling fundraiser draws 1,768 riders and supports breakthrough research and the discovery of new cancer therapies at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre, the Cross Cancer Institute and 15 other cancer centres across the province.

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August 10, 2013 

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer announces $7.5 million raised as 5th annual Ride commences in Alberta.

The largest cycling fundraiser in Albertan history draws 1,655 riders and supports breakthrough research and discovery of new cancer therapies through the Alberta Cancer Foundation.

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June 23, 2012 

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer announces over $8 million raised as 4th annual ride commences in Alberta. Largest cycling fundraiser in Alberta history draws 1854 participants and funds breakthrough research and discovery of new cancer therapies at 17 cancer centres across the province.

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February 15, 2012 

Enbridge Ride To Conquer Cancer raised over $1 Million for annual Epic Impact Day

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June 26, 2011

2280 cyclists raise $ 8.6 million in The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation

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June 25, 2011

2280 cyclists raise $ 8.6 million in The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation

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October 7, 2010

Enbridge Becomes Official National Title Sponsor of the Ride to Conquer Cancer

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October 6, 2010 People Across Canada Don Cycling Gear for ‘Gear Up Day’ in Support of The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer
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June 26, 2010

1,888 Participants Raise $7.3 Million in second annual two-day Ride to Conquer Cancer

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January 6, 2010

Enbridge Becomes Official Title Sponsor of The Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation

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October 22, 2009

Cyclists Provide Passersby with an Unusual Visual Statement as they Support The Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation

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June 27, 2009

1,742 Participants Raise $6.9 Million in Inaugural Ride to Conquer Cancer benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation

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March 23, 2009 New Ride to Conquer Cancer Facebook Application
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January 20, 2009 Discovery boosts cancer radiation therapy effectiveness
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October 22, 2008 Calgary joins major cities launching 200km Cycling Event
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ABOUT THE RIDE

The Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer® benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation is a unique, two-day cycling event to take place on August 9-10, 2014. The money you raise for the Alberta Cancer Foundation through The Ride to Conquer Cancer will directly support patients and families at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre in Calgary, the Cross Cancer Institute in Edmonton and 15 cancer centres throughout Alberta. The Alberta Cancer Foundation provides funding to a team of top doctors and scientists whose search for new discoveries and improved patient outcomes will have a real impact in your community, across Canada, and around the world. In other words, your participation will accelerate the conquest of cancer. Our mission is clear - A Cancer-Free Future. 



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