Motorcyclists raise awareness for breast cancer

Motorcyclists rode from Sunset Park to Coney Island in an effort to raise awareness for breast cancer. Organizers of Ride 2 Live say the event helps raise money to treat thousands of patients each

News 12 Staff

Oct 1, 2016, 10:18 PM

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Motorcyclists raise awareness for breast cancer
Motorcyclists rode from Sunset Park to Coney Island in an effort to raise awareness for breast cancer.
Organizers of Ride 2 Live say the event helps raise money to treat thousands of patients each year at the Maimonides Breast Cancer Center in Brooklyn.
Dr. Patrick Borgen is a motorcycle rider and director of the Breast Cancer Program at Maimonides Medical Center.
Borgen says the event was started 10 years ago as a way to combine his two interests and to help others.
Doctors say there's still a lot of uncertainty when it comes to breast cancer and patients' knowledge about it.
The race wraps up with a car show to raise money for the center to continue providing care.


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