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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 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 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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200-Mile Unicycle Ride Scheduled This Month!

Merritt Shealey and I will be logging almost 200 miles between November 13-18, 2014 to cover the ENTIRE Silver Comet Trail and Chief Ladiga Trail in one trip! Although we have ridden the entire length of both trails at different … Continue reading

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120 Mile Ride: Part 4, Chief Ladiga – Anniston to GA Border

My riding buddy Merritt and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama, then back again, averaging 40 miles a day. Part 4 features the ride along the Chief Ladiga Trail from Anniston to Piedmont, AL (where my … Continue reading

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120 Mile Ride: Part 3, Chief Ladiga – Piedmont to Anniston, AL

My riding buddy Merritt and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama, then back again, averaging 40 miles a day.  Part 3 features the ride along the Chief Ladiga Trail from Piedmont, AL to the end of the … Continue reading

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120 Mile Ride: Part 2, Chief Ladiga to Piedmont, AL

Merritt Shealey and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama and back again, averaging 40 miles a day. Part 2 features video footage of our ride the afternoon of November 8th, from the Georgia-Alabama border to Piedmont, … Continue reading

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Silver Comet & Chief Ladiga – 120 Miles on a Unicycle!

My friend Merritt and I rode 120 miles from Rockmart, Georgia to Anniston, Alabama and back from November 8-10, 2013.  Here is the first leg of the trip – from Rockmart to the Georgia-Alabama border on November 8th…

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