Thousands of bikers ride to raise awareness

(Courtesy: Tour.Diabetes.Org)

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) – Thousand of bikers participated in the 2016 Buffalo Niagara Tour de Cure Saturday.

They rode for family, friends and strangers with one thing in common: they are affected by diabetes.

The disease affects nearly 30 million Americans, according to diabetes.org.

The ride kicked off and ended on Old Falls Street in Niagara Falls. Bikers rode anywhere between 6 to 100 mile routes.

It was the 25th anniversary of the event and News 4’s very own Teresa Weakley emceed.

Click here for a full list of the top fundraisers and riders.

 

 

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