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Fred Hutch Obliteride is the largest and best-organized fundraising bike ride and 5K walk/run in the Pacific Northwest. We’re a movement to obliterate cancer by fueling lifesaving research at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle. This year, our event is on Saturday, August 8, 2020.  

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Obliteride media coverage

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Press Release

Fred Hutch Obliteride changes gears, shifts to individual events for 2020

Obliteride goes global to accelerate cancer and COVID-19 research.

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Puget Sound Business Journal

Fred Hutch Obliteride raises more than $2.5 million

Some 2,489 enthusiastic people hooted and cheered Saturday as they participated in the 7th annual Fred Hutch Obliteride fundraiser ...

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Take 5 on King 5

Why she Obliterides

“Lake Tapps’ own Tara Rhoades,” a melanoma survivor and Obliterider, shared what motivates her to take part …

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King 5 News

“Team Bheem” is fighting cancer with Obliteride

Bheem and his family spoke with King 5 at Obliteride 2019. Bheem was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia at age 8.

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Selected photos and media fact sheet

View and download photos approved for articles and media, or download our one-page overview of Obliteride and Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

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