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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There are times when you wish time would stand still (like the moment BEFORE you heard the words “sorry, you have _____ cancer”) or when you are at the finish line at the Huntsman Cancer Institute after 140 miles on … Continue reading
2012 Ride from Reno Day 4 Mother nature smacked us in the face with a heavy dose of wind while we were doing the climb to Sacrament Pass first thing this morning. Working so hard to get to the top … Continue reading
A bad day on the bike is better than a good day at the office and by all accounts this was a good day. No matter a few sore bottoms, some stiff legs, uncooperative wind most of the day, some … Continue reading
Today was hot and windy almost from the start. The first 50 miles was mostly with a head or cross wind but the last 50 into Eureka we were flying high with a good tail wind, miles of new supper … Continue reading
Except for lots of head and side winds and having to rack up the bikes because of road construction on Geiger Grade (and even worse on the downhill bit) it was a good day. A bit warm in the afternoon … Continue reading
Here we are in the hotel room all fattened up from a mega dinner getting everything set out in preparation for a 7 AM start. Everyone has different emotions about what tomorrow will bring. Will I make it over the … Continue reading
What a difference a day makes. That’s what I was saying Friday afternoon when there was no wind in Delta and at the same time yesterday we were battling 35 MPH gusts. Why couldn’t the days been shifted? Then Sunday … Continue reading