Thousands of riders will pedal this weekend in an effort to tackle cancer by way of raising millions of dollars for research.
For the fifth year in a row, cyclists will hit the road this weekend as part of the Dolphins Cycling Challenge—an event dedicated to the fight against cancer.
Governor Rick Scott was at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center along with members of the University of Miami Health System to highlight cancer research funding.
Breast cancer, according to the Cancer Society, is the most common cancer among American women, except for skin cancers. Saturday, hundreds of teams will walk around Marlins Park with the common goal of helping to find a cure.
Just before the sun rose Saturday morning, riders hit the streets for the Dolphins Cycling Challenge—all in the name of a good cause.
A party to support breast cancer will feature Gov. Rick Scott as a guest.
The Miami Dolphins organization had another big battle this weekend, but this one was off the field.