Category Archives: Long Rides

200-Mile Unicycle Ride for Charity – Story on Video

It’s official. My unicycle ride for charity raised over $1600 – that we can definitely trace – from this website! So THANK YOU to all who followed my exploits and made donations! On behalf of HCC founders Bruce and Susan … Continue reading

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Unicycle Ride Raises $2K – Some Thoughts

We did it! Thanks to you, esteemed¬† donor . . . and to my lovely wife Brigitte, who stayed in touch with all her friends, family and colleagues during my 200-mile ride, we were together able to raise almost $2K … Continue reading

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Day 6: A Sign From The Heavens?

Today was cold. And lots of mean, nasty hills. And I fell a couple of times. Ouch. But your intrepid unicyclist pushed on in spite of all obstacles and is now resting comfortably in the Sunshine Inn in Dallas, GA. … Continue reading

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Day 3: Burn Socks and Unicycle Riding

One lesson I learned since Merritt left and I had to carry my own load, is that I have to wash clothes everyday since I have only 2 pair of everything.¬† The hotel in Cedartown did not have a washer/dryer … Continue reading

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Day 2: Solo Unicycle Ride to Cedartown

Greetings all, and Thank You so much for your wonderful e-mails and continued donations. I made it to Cedartown from Rockmart, a distance of about 15 miles over the hilliest section of the trail.¬† I’m staying at the County Heart … Continue reading

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Day 1: Unicycle Ride For Charity

Finally go this thing edited and uploaded!  

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Packing for the Long Unicycle Trip

My riding companion, Merritt, brought over his stuff and we spent the morning packing for our 200-mile marathon ride, starting on the Silver Comet Trail tomorrow… we leave home at 6:30 am and want to be on the trail an … Continue reading

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Countdown to Unicycle Sendoff

It’s now only 36 hours to liftoff! That’s the time I will rouse myself at 4 am and eat a hearty breakfast prepared by my lovely wife Brigitte before she piles me and my riding buddy Merritt into our minivan … Continue reading

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120 Mile Ride: Part 6, Silver Comet Trail, Cedartown to Rockmart

Riding buddy Merritt and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama, then back again, averaging 40 miles a day. Part 6 is the LAST LEG of the journey for us – Cedartown to Rockmart – over the … Continue reading

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120 Mile Ride: Part 5, Silver Comet from AL Border to Cedartown

My buddy Merritt and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama, then back again, averaging 40 miles a day. Part 5 features a ride from the end of the Silver Comet Trail on the GA-AL border to … Continue reading

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