A woman holds up the 2002 Ride For Roswell jersey
  • 2,232 riders raised $326,450
  • Top fundraiser: Peter O’Keefe – $9,145
  • Top youth fundraiser: Daniel Scime
  • Top team: Blast the Mass
  • New & notable: The Ride sees its first year of decreased fundraising in the aftermath of the 9-11 terrorist attacks. The 100-mile Century Route is dropped; it will reappear in 2010.
Ham radio operators have been one of the key volunteer groups responsible for The Ride’s success.

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