WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 26: Bikers participate in a Blessing of the Bikes event at the National Cathedral May 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. Rolling Thunder will mark the 30th anniversary of its annual "Ride for Freedom" motorcycle procession and commemorative events this Memorial Day weekend for raising the attention of POW and MIA issues. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images
Photo: Alex Wong/Getty Images

Memorial Day: Rolling Thunder remembers the fallen 

Thousands of motorcyclists rode into the nation’s capital in honor of Memorial Day.

They arrived Sunday before visiting Veterans Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery and The World War II Memorial, WTOP reported.

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“It’s too many guys that haven’t come home,” one rider told WRC Sunday.

They started the ride by meeting at the Pentagon before crossing the Arlington Memorial Bridge before parading through the streets of Washington, D.C., WTOP reported.

Participants also took part in the Blessing of the Bikes at the National Cathedral, WRC reported.

Riders come from all over the country, including one person who told WTOP that he flew his bike from Hawaii to California before continuing on a cross-country ride to D.C.

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