Bugz and Bikes Poker Ride for MS

Motorcycle riders fromaround the area gathered at Mitchell Farms today to take part in the inauguralBugz and Bikes Poker Ride to raise awareness about Multiple Sclerosis.

COLLINS, MS (WDAM) - Participants took part in a 100 plus mileride making several stops along the way, before ending back at Mitchell Farmsfor a crawfish boil and motorcycle contest. Riders participating in the eventadded that the fellowship and wonderful people you can meet while biking for agood cause is always a plus.

"Every dollar that goestowards the benefit of our organization, goes towards those programs andservices ah a certain percentage, and it's a great thing because we are able toexpand and enhance our services with more money raised," said Kyle Pinion, MSAASoutheast Regional Director.

All proceeds from the event will be donatedto the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America.