3,100 mile bike ride update

dads-bike-picture2My dad is almost five hundred miles into his journey across America. Can you believe it? He’s raised over $20,000.00 so far! It’s amazing.

He rode through Phoenix on Sunday, so Charlie and I met up with him and biked about 47 miles with him.

It was such a blast even though we had a 20 mph headwind at times.

In case you haven’t read his story, you can see both parts by clicking links below:

Part One

Part Two

For the most part, things are going well. Some predicted aches and pains from riding a road bike  over 100 miles per day. He is having a little unexpected foot pain, but my sweet hubby, who’s a physical therapist,  took good care of him when he stopped through Phoenix.

So, keep my dad, Don, in your prayers. He has a long way to go until he gets to Florida.

He’s such an inspiration.

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I’m curious — who inspires you? I’d love to hear your stories.

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5 Responses to 3,100 mile bike ride update

  1. Billy Coffey says:

    Your dad is awesome. He inspires me, too.

  2. Kat says:

    I was going to ask if he’s planning on coming through Nebraska. (Probably not if he’s going to Florida.) I’d tell you to have him stop by and say, “Hey!”

  3. Annie says:

    Who Inspires me? My kids…and the unexpected relationships that develop, for a moment, a short time or a life time, that I am blessed to have on this journey of life.

  4. Jennifer says:

    I’d have to say your dad inspires me! That’s amazing! My kids inspire me, too.

  5. gzusfreek says:

    I love following this, Lynn! Go.Go.Go.! 🙂

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