Mercy Riders

Pushing pedals, pushing hope

December 31, 2012
by Bill Goldsmith
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Mercy Riders Training Program

This is only my second full year of riding, so getting ready for a trek of this magnitude requires special physical training.  Below is the training program I am using starting January 1, 2013.   I welcome your feedback and thoughts … Continue reading

December 29, 2012
by Greg Duffner
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Planning our route

My sister, Barb Duffner, drove in to Chicago from Ft. Collins, Co. for the Christmas holidays. She took back roads most of the way to scout out a bicycle route for us to take on our Mercy Ride this summer. … Continue reading

December 5, 2012
by Emil McCauley
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The Giving Tree

Upon the decision to raise money for Mercy Housing, I wanted to more immerse myself in what they did. The riders had an opportunity to visit one of the housing sites, tour the facility and talk to a couple of … Continue reading

December 1, 2012
by Mark Bucherl
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Long ride on a nice day!

Did 65 miles today, stopping at license branch to renew my driver’s license, then continuing on. Love my Performance jacket I “splurged” for: sleeves on in the morning, sleeves off as it got warmer! ^MB