Cops For Kids Ride underway

The 10 day Cops For Kids Ride is underway.

The riders left Kelowna this morning, with stops in Grand Forks Saturday, Castlegar Sunday, and through to Nelson and Creston Monday and Tuesday.

Event Coordinator Courtenay King says it's the largest team they've ever had riding.

There are 40 riders including 7 from the West Kootenay

Cops for Kids is a charitable foundation that helps children who have suffered a medical, physical or traumatic crisis.

There will be places to make donations along the way, or you can donate online