Riders take off on BP MS150

April 17, 2010 6:13:31 AM PDT
The BP MS150 got underway this morning. The annual bicycle ride raises money for multiple sclerosis research, programs and services. Riders had their choice of setting out from the Omni Houston Hotel, Katy's Rhodes Stadium or the Waller High School stadium. Riders will spend the night in La Grange before continuing to Austin tomorrow.

The ride will finish near the capitol. The course's length is actually 180 miles.