One Goal: End Cancer. The Newark campus Peloton, "Team Buckeye - Rolling for a Cure", participated in the 2017 Pelotonia held August 4-6. The peloton, consisting of 23 riders, 8 virtual riders and 8 volunteers, joined a total of 8022 riders who came together in the fight to end cancer. 100% of every rider raised dollar goes directly to cancer research at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute. Total funds raised to date (since Pelotonia was founded in 2008): over $145 million.