OHIO RIVER TRAIL COUNCIL

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Big Ride Across America - Seattle, WA to Washington, DC

Big Ride Across America - 3384-Miles

Big Ride Across America is a seven week, 3,384-mile bicycle tour from Seattle, Washington to Washington D.C. A portion of the proceeds from this event benefits the American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific and its critical research, education and advocacy programs.

This is an adventure ride to challenge your body, mind and spirit. Doing it to help benefit vital life-saving programs makes it even more special.

This event has an important long-standing tradition of many wonderful people throughout the world participating.

Ohio River Trail Council board member, Paul Rogers and his wife Cathy, owner of Aero Tech Designs, completed the 2014 ride and were among the top fundraisers.  Paul and Cathy raised $8925 and $7050 respectively. The Ohio River Trail Council congratulates Paul and Cathy for their exceptional fundraising efforts in supporting the American Lung Association campaign.

 


 

Ride Statistics

Start Date: June 16, 2014

Finish Date: August 2, 2014

Total Number of Days: 48

Number of Riding Days: 40

Number of Rest Days:  8

Total Approximate Miles:  3,384

Average Miles per Riding Day:  83

Number of Riders:  40 

States Visited: 12

For additional information, please visit www.BIGRIDE.org

 

 

 

 

 

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