Take a watch of Transition Day in Cumberland, MD. Many thanks to Missy and Janet for their great work! Tom McKeon, it’s now your turn. You can see a short video at RHBE Video Many, many thanks to Brothers Pat and Tom for making the start of RHBE and the first three days so special. It… Continue reading Transition Day!
And the toughest part was the 1 1/2 mile walk because the Paw Paw Tunnel was closed. Yup, and that’s a real name for a tunnel. Tom, Pat, Dave, Bart and I started early this morning from Hagerstown, MD. We only went off course twice today (believe me, two times is pretty good for us… Continue reading 100+ miles today…
What the hill? Does Pennsylvania have the most hills in the world? Actually, today was less of a climb than yesterday as we “only” climbed 3330 feet. Yesterday, we climbed almost 4600 feet, so today was a wee bit easier than yesterday. Tom, Pat and I proudly wore out SJ Prep cycling shirts (Go Prep!)… Continue reading Holy Hills, Batman!
Go Day was a blast! Today started with a post to Mom on the RHBE site. We are honoring people every day of the ride and of course, Mom would be recognized on Day One. More stories to come over the next 51 days! SAP rolled out the the red carpet, Cannondale had a tent,… Continue reading What a great first day!
I will keep this post brief, I promise. And, no worries, you will hear from me very often during the ride. Tomorrow, Ride Hard Breathe Easy starts from SAP in Newtown Square. Feel free to come and join the festivities which will start at 9:00. A group of us will then head out to York,… Continue reading It’s time to ride
By Christine Donato, SAP The countdown has started. Only days until John Matthews kicks off his 3,400-mile, cross-country bike ride, called Ride Hard. Breathe Easy. John is riding to raise awareness and funds for lung cancer in memory of his mom, who passed to the disease in 2001, and in memory of all those who… Continue reading Good luck, John! See you in San Fran!
By Laurie Fenton Ambrose, President and CEO of Lung Cancer Alliance “One person can make a difference and everyone should try.” John Matthews is a shining example of these words from President John F. Kennedy. Ride Hard. Breathe Easy., his bike ride across the country to raise awareness for lung cancer, is a testament to… Continue reading Leading By Example