Ride for Em 2023 cyclists soon to set off on fundraising event

Natalie Croxon
Updated October 13 2023 - 12:37pm, first published October 11 2023 - 5:30pm
Emily So, who died of the brain cancer DIPG; her parents, Dr B.J. and Heather So; and Dr So and Grant Mackay in the Ride for Em jerseys - yellow and grey, Emily's favourite colours. Pictures supplied, and by Adam McLean
Emily So, who died of the brain cancer DIPG; her parents, Dr B.J. and Heather So; and Dr So and Grant Mackay in the Ride for Em jerseys - yellow and grey, Emily's favourite colours. Pictures supplied, and by Adam McLean

A band of 11 cyclists are gearing up for a 500-kilometre ride from Mount Kosciuszko to Wollongong to fund research into an incurable childhood brain cancer and honour the life of a little girl who lost her life to the disease.

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Natalie Croxon

Natalie Croxon

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Reporter at the Illawarra Mercury, mostly covering social affairs. Previously of the Bendigo Advertiser, Northern Daily Leader and Quirindi Advocate. Our Watch award winner.

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