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Cape Girardeau's bike to work and school day encourages exercise

On May 6. Cape Girardeau is celebrating Bike to Work and School day with an event at The Osage Centre. (Source: Sherae Honeycutt/KFVS) On May 6. Cape Girardeau is celebrating Bike to Work and School day with an event at The Osage Centre. (Source: Sherae Honeycutt/KFVS)
Participants can also get involved in a raffle, grab a free t-shirt, and get more information on the benefits of cycling. (Source: Sherae Honeycutt/KFVS) Participants can also get involved in a raffle, grab a free t-shirt, and get more information on the benefits of cycling. (Source: Sherae Honeycutt/KFVS)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

On May 6. Cape Girardeau is celebrating Bike to Work and School day with an event at The Osage Centre.

At 6:15 a.m. free breakfast will be available for those cycling around town.

Before the event kicks off Zumba is available for a fun warm up.

If you are having trouble with your bike, a doctor from CycleWerx will be on had to check out the problem.

Bicycle registration will also be available from the Cape Girardeau Police Department.

Participants can also get involved in a raffle, grab a free t-shirt, and get more information on the benefits of cycling.

Last year around 100 people participated in the event.

The City of Cape Girardeau says cycling to work is a great way to, "to turn your transportation into a fun traveling experience and it keeps the body active."

Free coffee and iced tea will also be available to those on their bikes at Cup n Cork in downtown Cape.

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