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!
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The 2015 Ride From Reno is complete. Done. Finished. Finito. An absolutely amazing group of people, riders and their supporters, came together to ride their bikes while raising funds to help Huntsman Cancer Institute develop better tolerated, less toxic treatments … Continue reading
I could hardly sleep last night. I didn’t get into bed until after midnight and woke-up at 4 a.m. ready to roll. I had so many things to do before the Huntsman 140 began and my mind was racing. All … Continue reading
First of all, my apologies for not posting sooner. Day-4 began at the Wind Farm ~ 40-miles east of Ely, Nevada, and ended at Delta, Utah, a mere 112-miles later. I don’t know why this day is so taxing but, … Continue reading
Today was so tough, with a total of 5-climbs, including the highest summit on this ride at 7,700 feet. The day was brutally hot until mid-afternoon when a cloud cover made things more tolerable. But, even with the cloud cover … Continue reading
What a difference a year makes! A year ago we began Day 2 with falling rain and snow, accompanied by freezing temperatures. A year ago we jumped at the chance to get into our support cars at the top of … Continue reading
Some of those who have posted already have referred to today as warm. Near 100-degree temps are more than ‘warm’ to me, and to several of those participating in this little adventure we refer to as the ‘Ride From Reno’. … Continue reading
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