More than 200 people including police officers will bike 104 miles to Boston Saturday in honor of two Western Mass police officers killed in the line of duty last year.
Officers from Springfield and Westfield met at Springfield College to kick off the "Ride to Remember" Friday night.
Saturday morning the riders will begin the trip to Boston on Boland Way near the Sheraton Hotel.
At a ceremony in Boston, the names of Springfield officer Kevin Ambrose and Westfield officer Jose Torres will be added to the fallen officers memorial outside the state house.
"It focuses attention on the law enforcement memorial that's outside the statehouse. Hundreds of fallen officers, heroes that have given their lives for the citizens of Massachusetts, their names grace that monument. No one knows about it, so we want people to go visit it," said Sgt. John Delaney with the Springfield Police Department.
They've raised more than $74,000 for the fallen police officers memorial in Boston.
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