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Posts about our rides.

2021 Tour of Honor – Day Ride in Old Haunts

My plan had been to get out before 8am and take a long day’s ride, hoping to get back home in time to meet Aaron, Lori, and Jonathan for supper. We woke up this morning, hearing the clock strike 8 … Continue reading

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2021 – Tour of Honor – Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana

April 25 I was actually out of the house and headed to the gas station before 8am. It was a few minutes after 8 when I left the gas station and headed on my trip. I had spent a little … Continue reading

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2021 Tour of Honor – Alabama Ride

Intro Initially, I had route planned to visit the remaining six of the seven sites in each of Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi. As the date and time neared for this ride to start, the weather looked like it wasn’t going … Continue reading

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2021 Tour of Honor – Hunstville Sunday Ride

April 18 After breakfast, I got ready for a ride. The idea is to ride to Huntsville and Trussville, knocking out two Tour of Honor sites in Alabama. It being Sunday morning, not a lot of traffic on US72 nor … Continue reading

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2021 Tour of Honor – Arkansas Ride

Looks to be a few days of great weather, nothing planned during the week, why not take a ride? Instead of waiting and letting Arkansas get in my head, I decided to tackle it early this year. Only having one … Continue reading

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2021 Tour of Honor – First Ride of the Year!

Intro About the middle of last year’s Tour of Honor Challenge, the call went out for State Sponsors. I was hoping that Alabama would be needing a State Sponsor, but did notice that they were looking for one for Georgia. … Continue reading

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2020 Tour of Honor – Louisiana Ride

August 4 Got up REAL early, had a cup of coffee and my leftover breakfast from yesterday. I already had the bike packed last night, so I was out the door shortly after 7am. A quick stop to top off … Continue reading

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One Year Gone

I just reread what should have been my post of “Six Months In” and realized It has been almost that long since I wrote anything about my cycling journey. I got so wrapped up in riding that I’ve forgotten to … Continue reading

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Iron Butt Saddle Sore #4

It has been almost two years since my last Iron Butt ride. Each ride has its own excitements and challenges. This one has been a while in the making. The basic premise of doing an Iron Butt the entire distance … Continue reading

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February 10, 2021

What had been planned as an Iron Butt ride quickly changed. The weather for the nearby area was going to be nice. Head south too far, and rain would take over. Head north to far, and snow/freezing rain was the … Continue reading

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