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Susan G. Komen walkers embark on three-day, 60-mile Tampa Bay journey

CLEARWATER — A local park was a sea of pink at sunrise Friday morning as 1,600 walkers gathered for the Susan G. Komen 3-Day for the Cure 60-mile fundraising walk to benefit breast cancer research.

The walkers left Sand Key Park in Clearwater early Friday morning. Participants walk 20 miles a day and camp overnight.

Part of the proceeds from the fundraiser go toward research and local community programs supporting education, screening and treatment.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.

Susan G. Komen walkers embark on three-day, 60-mile Tampa Bay journey 10/29/10 [Last modified: Friday, October 29, 2010 2:58pm]
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