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Cyclists set off on their relay - New York, NY - Oct 21, 2011 (credit: Susan Elefant / Lighthouse International)

Blind Cyclists On Their Way In 24-Hour Relay Across NYC

There was a spirited send off for a 24-hour bike relay across the five boroughs of New York City where half the riders are visually impaired.

10/21/2011

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Study: 8 Out Of 10 Americans Fear Losing Vision

More than eight out of 10 Americans fear losing their vision — more than any other sense, according to a recent Harris survey. Yet, the vast majority of those people don’t take the one simple step that could keep them from losing their eyesight.

01/13/2011

Tandem Bicycle - File / Photo: Nick Wilson/ALLSPORT

Blind Cyclists Ride Through NYC Boroughs

Visually impaired cyclists on tandem bikes are participating in a 5-borough, 24-hour relay – to raise awareness and money.

10/22/2010