Boca Fire Rescue To Take Part In Dolphin’s Cancer Challenge

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Fire Rescue Press Release ) —April 6th, 2019 will be the Annual Dolphin’s Cancer Challenge, consisting of multiple race events to raise money for the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami for Cancer treatment and research. The Challenge has a 5K, 10K, and multiple bike rides from 14 miles to 100 miles, with all races concluding simultaneously at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami. One of the cycle events, the “Boca Ride” will start at Florida Atlantic University (Lot# 23) at 7:30am on Saturday April 6th. Cancer rates amongst Firefighters is one of the highest in the country and the Sylvester Center has helped provide the research to determine and reduce firefighters Cancer risks, as well as treat firefighters suffering from Cancer. Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services and Palm Beach County Fire Rescue will be joining forces and displaying a large American Flag between two ladder trucks creating an arch way for the riders to start.