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Our Stories

Our riders. Our patients. Our doctors. Our researchers. They are why we do THE RIDE. They each have their own story. They each in their own way are - Moving. Research. Forward.

Drs. Paul Albert and Faranak Vahid-Ansari

Surprising results for antidepressants and exercise in stroke recovery

This research provides new excitement about the possible use of antidepressants to improve memory after a stroke.

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Sharon Lyng and Pierre Vaillant

Three simple words sum up THE RIDE

Hope. Inspiration. Courage. The three simple words that help move research forward at The Ottawa Hospital.

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Marie-Claude Bourgeois-Daigneault and John Bell

Could viruses take cancer immunotherapy to the next level?

Study shows viruses and checkpoint inhibitors work together to cure resistant breast cancer in mice.

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Donna Jakowec

Why do 50 when you can do 117?

After surviving breast cancer Donna Jakowec did THE RIDE alone but felt every bit a part of the team...

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George Prinzen and friends

A Virtual Ride in honour of bike rider extraordinaire, George Prinzen

Bryce Gartner and his group of tight nit friends make a point to get together on a regular basis throughout the year...

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Dr. Rebecca Auer

Fighting Cancer with Cancer

Dr. Rebecca Auer is studying the impact of surgery on the immune system and cancer recurrence...

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Pam Bechervaise

Back on her bike for cancer research

The old saying goes, ‘it’s like riding a bicycle.’ For Pam Bechervaise, the last time she jumped on her bike was over 20 years ago. This summer that all changed because of THE RIDE...

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