Monthly Archives: March 2011

Over 110 Miles on a Unicycle in March!

My unicycle ride for charity continued in March with my adding another 110.1 miles towards the final goal of 1000 before August 1st. This was the most I’ve ridden in one month to date . . . a new record! … Continue reading

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Why I Ride: Meet Kabita Joshi

I want to share  some stories of the orphaned and abandoned children whose lives have been saved because of the Himalayan Children’s Charities orphanage in Nepal . . . Personal History: Kabita is an unwanted third daughter of an extremely … Continue reading

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Michael Breaks 100-Mile Barrier on a Unicycle for the 3rd Straight Month!

Sunday morning marked the 3rd month in a row that I have unicycled over 100 miles! It happened on Tybee Island near Savannah.  So far, I have logged over 685 miles for charity, and rapidly closing in on the 1000-mile … Continue reading

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SCDS 1970 Reunion and Bill Saunders Stories

Saturday in Savannah.  Craig Weatherly (a.k.a. Michael Craig a.k.a. “Wedge”) videos some irreverent moments with former high school classmates at Ann Exley Shield’s home in Savannah. Steve Ramey, Bobby Reagan, and Ann share their stories of recently deceased Coach Bill … Continue reading

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Unicycling at Tybee on 16th Anniversary

Unicycling for charity on my 16th wedding anniversary to beautiful Brigitte.  Added 5.5 miles for a total of 94.5 for the month. Leaving for my Class Reunion soon…

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Unicycling Big Creek Greenway

I’m heading out of town – to Savannah, GA – to a class reunion (my 40th!), but wanted to stop off and get in a ride first.  I logged only 4.7 miles in 30 minutes this morning in Forsyth County, … Continue reading

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Mileage Update – Unicycle Rides at BFP

I was able to slog it out every day this past week at Best Friend Park on my unicycle ride for charity run towards 1000 miles!  Here are the tallies: Sunday,  5.2 miles Monday 5.1 miles Tuesday 3.4 miles Wednesday … Continue reading

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Buy a T-Shirt; Support a Child!

The new T-Shirts are ready! Buy a T-Shirt, mug, carry bag or other item at http://www.cafepress.com/1000MileProject and I will donate ALL the commissions received to the Himalayan Children’s Charities! Now’s your chance to get something you really like, and feel … Continue reading

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Another Stone Mountain Unicycle Jaunt

It was 5.4 miles around Stone Mountain Park today on my 36″ unicycle, for a total of 62.6 for March and 647.5 total project miles. The weather was in the high 80′s (F) and the hills were a bit rough, … Continue reading

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Unicycle for Charity Update

Here’s an update on my unicycle ride for charity – my goal to travel 1000 miles on a unicycle before August 1st, 2011 to raise money for the Nepalese orphans (donation button on the right).  All rides over the past … Continue reading

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