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Illini 4000 stops at Alma during cross-country bike ride

Illini 4000 members in front of the Alma Mater on June 10.
June 13, 2015

The Illini 4000 stopped at the Alma Mater to take a break from their 4000-mile cross-country bike ride on Tuesday at 3 p.m.The non-profit organization consists of student bikers who document the...

Bicyclists race to raise money at Gold Sprints

Kenny Shaevel and Michael Bodtke pedal with all their strength on stationary bikes at the Canopy Club on Wednesday night as Illini 4000 members hold on to the bikes' base to prevent shaking. All proceeds from the event will fund the nonprofit organization's annual cross-country bike ride to fight cancer.
April 24, 2014

A bicycle pump sat on the stage of The Void Room, but there were no tires attached to the two bikes. Instead of pedaling to go a distance, riders were pedaling to fundraise.  Illini 4000 hosted Gold...

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