About I Kicked Cancer’s Butt.org
One week each year, cancer survivor Jeff Warren rides his bike 667-miles from Reno, Nevada, where he was raised, to the front door of the Huntsman Cancer Institute (HCI) in Salt Lake City.
His vision: To find better tolerated, less toxic treatments for cancer and, ultimately, cures for the more than 150 types of this damnable disease.
His goal: Raising money for cancer research at HCI. To quote Jeff: "It's all about the Benjamin's, baby!"
His passion: Kicking cancer's butt!
Author Archives: dstrong
As we rode away from the windmills I had a bittersweet feeling. As much as everyone is tired and has sore bums and sore legs and sore everything else, the ride into Delta is our last ride together as the … Continue reading
As an addendum to my comments yesterday, I had a lot of time to think today while being blown around by the wind. The “grant a cyclist a never ending tailwind for a day” card must be a single-use thing … Continue reading
As far as days on the bike go, today was almost perfect. Cool temperatures and tailwinds that seemed to follow us for the whole day. Personally I am attributing the tailwind to some recently departed and dearly loved parents and … Continue reading
Today was my fifth time riding my bike from Reno, up and over the Geiger Grade and then to Fallon and across the desert to Cold Springs. it was a long day that put all of us to the test … Continue reading
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
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
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