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: jwarren
I didn’t blog Day 4, ~40-miles east of Ely, NV, to Delta, Utah, so I’ll start there. Day 4 is, for some reason, the most difficult of the entire Ride From Reno event. It’s also the shortest in mileage at … Continue reading
First and foremost I have to thank Larry Peterson for his help and companionship throughout the day today. Larry is an amazing friend who also happens to be an incredible cyclist. Freak of nature would be more appropriate. Larry stayed … Continue reading
This was without a doubt the toughest day I’ve had on the bike. The first 53-miles were particularly difficult. Along those first 53-miles we encountered snow, cold, and interminable wind. This is not a spin around the neighborhood or to … Continue reading
OK, I admit it . . . I’m getting old. More appropriately, older! How do I know this is happening? Because it is getting harder and harder to leave my family behind at the Arch in downtown Reno. It’s gotten … Continue reading
No, it really doesn’t seem possible! A full year has passed since we last turned the cranks on our bikes to end, with an exclamation point, the 2013 Ride From Reno. Yet, here we are again and so much has … Continue reading
A week has passed since the 2013 Ride From Reno and Huntsman 140 ended and I’ve been thinking about both events ever since we crossed the finish-line at Huntsman Cancer Institute on Saturday, June 15th. In a way it was … Continue reading
It doesn’t seem possible but Day-3 is in the bag! We left Eureka early this morning and the wind was already blowing pretty hard. We climbed Pinto Pass and had a fantastic descent! It was so much fun to fly … Continue reading