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About 30 bikers from Canada took part in the 2013 Cycle of Hope: 1,000 Miles Home Challenge to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity Manitoba. The bikers stayed at St Luke's Church in Garfield last Thursday night before heading on to Detroit Lakes on Friday and completing their journey in Winnipeg on Saturday. (Photo by Tara Bitzan)

Riding 1,000 miles for a home

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Twenty thousand. That's how many miles Cycle of Hope (COH) volunteers have bicycled in the past 20 years.

$2.5 million. That's how much money those volunteers have raised in the past 20 years to build new affordable homes for families in need.

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Every year since 1993, COH riders have traveled 1,000 miles to raise enough money to enable Habitat for Humanity Manitoba to build a home.

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