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Day 5 – Unicycle Ride & Dodging Bullets…

(Today I have access to the hotel computer, so I’m giving Soma a break on taking dictation…) I lucked out yesterday… I arrived in Piedmont, AL, and was safely in my hotel room when the rain started at around 12:45 … Continue reading

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Day 4: Reaching the end of the road

Greetings from Piedmont Alabama. I left my hotel in Jacksonville, AL,  this morning at 8:00 local time and reached the end of Chief  Ladiga Trail, 1 hour later. Yahoo!! 1/2 way home. The total distance from Smyrna, GA to Aniston … Continue reading

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1000 Miles by Unicycle in 2012: GOAL ACCOMPLISHED!

Yesterday with Jason Oman I completed another 9.5 miles on my Unicycle at the Big Creek Greenway to put me over 100 miles for December, and exactly 1001.8 miles for 2012 to help raise donations for The Himalayan Childrens’ Charities. … Continue reading

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Quick Ride in the Park

These short unicycle rides at Best Friend Park – while not very exciting or adventurous – allow me to stay in shape for the BIG run on August 17th when I will be attempting 60 miles in one day after … Continue reading

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110 Unicycle Miles in June – Tybee Island

Michael wrapped up June 2012 by completing 110 miles on his unicycle at Tybee Island, Georgia, during some of the hottest weather on record.  Total mileage to date = 483.7  

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Stone Mountain Unicycle Ride: Preparation

Jason Oman and I rode 5.1 miles around Stone Mountain Park (me on my Titan unicycle), to bring the project distance total to 412.6 miles. I’m preparing to ride 50 miles (!) on the Silver Comet Trail on Sunday and … Continue reading

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Over 90 Miles for May…

Today at Best Friend Park I broke the 90-mile mark for this month, coming in at 354.7 miles for the year so far.  I anticipate doing 100 in May, then continuing that pace until I complete the 1000 mile unicycle … Continue reading

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Unicycle Charity Ride Now Over 300 Miles!

Today at Best Friend Park I broke the 300 Mile barrier, ending my 3.3-mile ride at 302.5 to be exact…  I’m a little slower getting there the second time around.  Back on December 3rd, 2010 I made it to 300 … Continue reading

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Charity Unicycle Ride Mileage Update

Today I logged 3.6 miles at Best Friend Park, bringing my May total to 34.6 and my Year-to-date total to 299.2. While I’m happy to almost be breaking 300, I’ve fallen behind in my goal to reach 1000 miles by … Continue reading

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Unicycling the Silver Comet for 30 Miles!

In preparation for the “Big” ride for my 60th birthday in August (60 miles in one day), I managed to pump out 30 miles on the Silver Comet Trail today – 15 in and 15 back. Being Monday, the trail … Continue reading

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