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Published: 5/21/2014


Cyclists ride in silence for fallen

The 11th Annual National Ride of Silence at the University of Toledo's main campus in West Toledo set of M Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Riding in silence and escorted by police, the route ran about eight miles though high visible areas of West Toledo and lasted around an hour. The ride is held to raise awareness of cyclists on roadways and to honor those who have been injured or killed while riding. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

Hundreds of cyclists set off. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Hundreds of cyclists set off.
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Pat Squire, 78, left, and her husband Ray Squire, 83, and fellow cyclist Gerry Getz, 76, right, secure their black arm bands. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Pat Squire, 78, left, and her husband Ray Squire, 83, and fellow cyclist Gerry Getz, 76, right, secure their black arm bands.
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Ryan Leone, left, holds his arm out for his wife Maria to tie on a memorial arm band. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Ryan Leone, left, holds his arm out for his wife Maria to tie on a memorial arm band.
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Bill Pedee, of West Toledo, center, joined hundreds of other cyclists. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Bill Pedee, of West Toledo, center, joined hundreds of other cyclists.
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Gerry Getz, 76, of West Toledo, secures his black memorial arm band before joining other cyclists. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Gerry Getz, 76, of West Toledo, secures his black memorial arm band before joining other cyclists.
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Cameron Sandifur, of Sylvania, donned the black arm band, worn in memory of cyclists who have been injured. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Cameron Sandifur, of Sylvania, donned the black arm band, worn in memory of cyclists who have been injured.
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 Enlarge | Buy This Photo "I've always wanted to participate in one of these rides," Heather Townley, center, said of the 11th Annual National ...
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Steve Atkinson, the TARTA marketing director and ride organizer, center, went over the route with cyclists before they set out. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Steve Atkinson, the TARTA marketing director and ride organizer, center, went over the route with cyclists before they set out....
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