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Why a real estate CEO risked his life and marriage to find a cure for cancer

John Tarlton embarked on 'The World's Toughest Bicycle Race,' and his family witnessed every grueling mile

by Anthony Shu

John Tarlton, 50, is curled up on the asphalt of a suburban parking lot, his head suspended by a bandage since the muscles in his neck have failed. Having crossed the country from California to Maryland on his bicycle, 2,800 miles in 10 days, Tarlton has less than 48 hours left to complete what might be the world's most demanding cycling race.

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Posted by LG
a resident of Crescent Park
on May 1, 2022 at 4:02 pm

LG is a registered user.

"Until the Wheels Come Off" shows just how demanding RAAM is for the rider (and the crew). Congratulations John Tarlton and family. You crossed the finish line! Thank you for your generous support of the Stanford Cancer Institute.

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