Ride to fund cancer research at this weekend of cycling, entertainment and volunteerism. There are six ride experiences, ranging from 25 miles to a two-day, 180-mile route. 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 volunteerism. Through its first nine rides, Pelotonia raised more than $157 million for cancer research. Thanks to its generous funding partners, Huntington Bank, L Brands Foundation, Peggy and Richard Santulli, American Electric Power Foundation, Harold C. Schott Foundation, Lilly Oncology, Cardinal Health Foundation, Diamond Hill Capital Management, and Nationwide Insurance, Pelotonia is able to direct 100 percent of every rider-raised dollar to cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute.The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC - James) contributes to the global war on cancer by conducting scientific research that translates to leading-edge cancer diagnostics, treatments and prevention strategies. James' more than 300 researchers and subspecialized oncologists are speeding the discovery and delivery of molecular- and genetic-based therapies for individual cancers.
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