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KCTV 5: Cyclist riding across the country for good cause makes stop in KC


By KCTV 5 Staff

Someone riding a bicycle from the Golden Gate Bridge to the Statue of Liberty is a rare thing.

Jörg Richter, a 62-year-old man from Germany and former firefighter, is doing just that in an effort to raise money and awareness for Care-for-Rare America.

Care-for-Rare America is a charity that help children suffering from rare diseases.


KCTV5 Photojournalist Rob Rhodes caught up with him as he rolled up to the Children’s Mercy Research Institute.


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Children's Mercy Research Institute

Children's Mercy Genomic Medicine Center