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Day5: Delta to Huntsman Cancer Institute!

Home at last!! Day 5 of the journey is always filled with mixed emotions for me.  I am tired and everything hurts yet I want to get on the road and pedal next to my dear friends.  I know my … Continue reading

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Day 4: Wind farm to Sacramento Pass to Delta!

Day 4 of this ride is the shortest in mileage but with the time change crossing back into Utah and the long stretches of straight, seemingly endless roads, it seems like the longest. Our time at the top of Sacramento … Continue reading

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Day 3: Eureka to the wind farm

Today was a great day! Overall the wind wasn’t bad and the group made it up and back down 5 significant climbs.  We did a much better job of staying together as a cohesive group and I think each member … Continue reading

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Day 2: Cold Springs to Eureka

Amazing what a few hours off the bike and some good sleep can do to repair the effects of yesterday’s ride.  Everyone arrived out at Cold Springs refreshed and ready for a new day.  I had some PTSD about this … Continue reading

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Day 1: Reno to Cold Springs

What a great day to be alive and to be embarking on a cross country adventure to raise awareness for cancer research.  We all got safely up the Geiger Grade and back down the other side.  During the ride to … Continue reading

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The Last Leg of our Journey

I think I have already started out several of my posts saying, “Larry is right” but I will say it again!  Larry is right.  There was so much positive energy and excitement Saturday morning.  We left the hotel as a group … Continue reading

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Sacramento Pass and Delta

Larry is right.  For being the shortest actual mileage day it feels like the very longest day.  By day 4 we are all very tired and sore and the roads on day 4 are long and straight.  We started the … Continue reading

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Day 3 – Eureka to … The other side of the wind farm after Connor Pass

I completely agree with Jason.  What a great day to be alive! A great day to ride up and over 5 mountain passes.  It was cool this morning but sunny.  According to our weather apps it was actually very close … Continue reading

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