Pelotonia Begins Today: Be on the Lookout for Bicyclists
By Timothy Perry
August 8, 2015 - 9:40 AM
Drivers should be on the lookout today for bicyclists. Thousands of them will be descend upon Knox County today and tomorrow as part of the Pelotonia biking event. Bicyclists left Columbus this morning and will be heading toward Gambier, where they will finish their route at Kenyon College.
Founded in 2008, Pelotonia was established with the objective to fund
life-saving cancer research. Pelotonia is a three-day
experience that includes a weekend of cycling, entertainment and
The model of Pelotonia remains simple:
Pelotonia’s operating expenses are covered by generous funding partners
so that 100% of every dollar raised by Pelotonia Riders, Virtual Riders
and Volunteers goes directly to fund cancer research at The Ohio State
University Comprehensive Cancer Center—Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital
and Richard J. Solove Research Institute.
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