Great Cycle Challenge 2017

Helping a great cause, while helping myself.

While doing a little web surfing for places or events to ride my bike this season, I stumbled upon The Great Cycle Challenge.  Started in 2015 it has become one of the country’s biggest cycling events raising funds for childhood cancer research. I have to say I am very lucky that I was never personally effected by childhood cancer nor was any member of my family, but I couldn’t think of a better cause to become involved with. I pledged to ride 500 miles and raise $500 for the month of June.

I finished the month riding a little over 700 miles and raising $750…..