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Topic # 91513 14-Oct-2011 15:40
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Today is pink ribbon day as part of October being the Breast Cancer Foundation's awareness month.

On Sunday WIMA have organised a motorbike ride from central Wellington up SH1. Details are here: http://www.wima.org.nz/pages/Pink_Ribbon_Wgtn_2011.php

I'll most likely be participating, if any of you are keen let me know and we can meet up before/during/after if you want.

If you haven't got a motorbike you can be involved by donating here: http://www.nzbcf.org.nz/index.php/get-involved/make-a-donation/online-donation

Cheers 

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  Reply # 533413 14-Oct-2011 15:44
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Yip, great cause! Work has been pushing it really hard, with raffles, bake sale, sausage sizzle... unfortunately I cannot make the ride as I will be working.



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  Reply # 914264 13-Oct-2013 06:11
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Ross doesn't have work this time ;)

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  Reply # 914273 13-Oct-2013 09:04
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When is prostate cancer awareness month?





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Reply # 914287 13-Oct-2013 10:49
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Batwing: Ross doesn't have work this time ;)


Quite right, but I was not aware of when it was this year, seeing as I just woke up, then I doubt I will be able to make it, despite the power of my GT250R.

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  Reply # 914302 13-Oct-2013 11:52
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Geektastic: When is prostate cancer awareness month?


September.

Tends to be ignored though

http://www.blueseptember.org.nz/

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  Reply # 914356 13-Oct-2013 17:11
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jfanning:
Geektastic: When is prostate cancer awareness month?


September.

Tends to be ignored though

http://www.blueseptember.org.nz/


I'm not a big fan of 'months' but I did figure that if there even was one for something that kills as many men as breast cancer kills women, it would largely be ignored anyway! I bet if you look at the research funding we lose out there also.





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  Reply # 914363 13-Oct-2013 17:46
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Isn't that what "movember" is for?




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  Reply # 914452 13-Oct-2013 20:57
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stevenz: Isn't that what "movember" is for?


No, that is Men's health in general

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