MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The fight against cancer is frightening and difficult especially for children. But a local event — the largest of its kind in the country — is allowing kids to help each other.

Edward Moody was live in Bloomington Thursday morning with more on the Miracles Of Mitch Foundation and its MiracleKids Triathlon.

The 11th Annual Miracle Kids Triathlon will be held at Lake Ann in Chanhassen on Aug. 16.

Watch the report above for more!