GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOTV)- The MSU Gran Fondo is now in its eighth year in the fight against skin cancer. Cyclists come from across the country to ride thorough beautiful West Michigan, to support this important cause.

More than $1 million has been raised to Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s skin cancer awareness, prevention and research and fund groundbreaking discoveries, according to the MSU Gran Fondo Website. 70,000 Americans expected to be diagnosed with skin cancer this year.

Each year, CareLinc Medical Equipment brings together a team of employees and supporters to pedal for the cause. Click the video above to see the full story.