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Riders waved to an enthusiastic audience on the sidelines.
Motorcyclists are all lined up for the memorial ride.
Bikers gather in line to start the ride.
(l to r) Volunteer Brittany Vermilyea, 15, volunteer coordinator Janis White, 37, and volunteer Stephanie Haskins, 14, pose for a photo.
At the kickoff, George Larassa drives his new motorcycle, which had been newly painted to honor the memory of his daughter, Shawna.

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