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Hundreds of cyclists take part in an 'Ice Ride' to mark 'World Car... News PhotoAbundance,Cycling,Environmental Damage,Environmental Issues,Horizontal,Manila - Philippines,Participant,PhilippinesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPHundreds of cyclists take part in an 'Ice Ride' to mark 'World Car Free Day' in Manila on September 15, 2013. Environmental activists from Greenpeace and the local group 'Firefly Brigade' took to their bikes to pedal 14 kilometers (9 miles) to join an 'Ice Ride', a global mass bike ride taking place in 110 cities in 36 countries aimed at saving the Arctic. World Car Free Day usually takes place in mid-September and is an annual celebration of cities and public life, free from the noise, stress and pollution of cars aimed at getting people to think about their car use and its impact on the environment, as well as promoting alternatives. AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)