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Charlotte Reichs, Marie Nemec and Gary Heiman are all older than 65 but that didn't stop them from riding their bicycles 700 miles in an effort to raise awareness about Huntington's disease - a disorder passed on through families that causes certain brain cells to waste away or degenerate. Nationwide, about 30,000 people have the disease.

Bikers ride through Alexandria on 700 mile trek to fight Huntington's disease

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For Marie Nemec, 67, Charlotte Reich, 75, and Gary Heiman, 72, age is not a factor when helping the fight against Huntington's disease (HD).

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These bikers have overcome flat tires, bad weather, and hilly terrain for their cause.

They rolled into Alexandria on June 20, spent the night at Lake Community Church and hit the road again the following day.

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