Category Archives: Road Biking

OTB 500K Tour of Colombia

It had been 10 years since our tour of Cuba trip and we had planed to return this year. After checking flight times, ticket prices and the extra fee for bikes we decided against Cuba and agreed on Colombia, the … Continue reading

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LA2DC Recap

In early 2015 I knew the 100 year  anniversary of the Armenian Genocide was coming up. I knew about the March for Justice that would take place on April 24, 2015. I really wanted to do more than the March … Continue reading

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LA2DC Leg 26 Day 14 5/7/15

Van : Ravensbruck Today we started at Gathland State Park the Civil War site of the Battle of South Mountain.   We had a 65 mile ride ahead of us which would be the shortest ride for me in several … Continue reading

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LA2DC Leg 24 Day 13 – 5/6/15

Sivas : Sachsenhausen Today’s Leg is a monster! This will be the toughest Leg of them all at 110 miles and over 12000′ of elevation gain! When I first signed up for LA2DC. I saw that they had plenty of … Continue reading

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LA2DC Leg 23 5/5/15

Sis : Sobibor Today I decided to mix things up. I have been riding the first leg each day and today I decided to ride the second leg. Three of the riders on the second leg group like me are … Continue reading

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LA2DC Leg 20 Day 11 – 5/4/15

Samsun : Dachau As we gathered for the starting photos of today’s leg it began to rain. I had checked the weather forecast early in the morning and it did not call for rain so I was not expecting much … Continue reading

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LA2DC Leg 18 5/3/15

Samsun : Dachau   Today Leg started in Boone Missouri. It was around a 30 minute drive from the hotel to the start of the ride. This was a very scenic area with lots of green hills and woodsy areas. The … Continue reading

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