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About moxieride

I'm the Founder of LifeMoxie and I'm riding my bicycle across the country this summer to celebrate people who love their jobs and to celebrate the moxie managers who help us make work matter.

Post Ride Blues, Winners of Road Kill Count, Being Forrest Gump

Post Ride Blues I wrote Thursday’s Day 68 blog through tears and snot at 1am. It was Day 68 – the last day of the ride, and I was unexpectedly overcome with heartache. My adventure was over and I missed … Continue reading

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Day 68 – Cycled 4,240 Miles and Touched my Tire in the Atlantic Ocean!

Today I rode to the Atlantic Ocean and back on the grid. While I am overjoyed to be home, my heart aches that it is over. Undeniably, this ride has been a seminal experience in my life.   Today’s Route – … Continue reading

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Day 67 – Made it to New Jersey, 1 Day to Go, More Lessons Learned

Bittersweet Anticipation One more day to go. It’s bittersweet. I’m excited to have accomplished what I had always wanted to do. I’m sorry to see it end. I’m enthusiastic to reconnect with people, my life, and my work. I’m sad … Continue reading

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Days 66 – Scaling Blue Summit, 2 More Days, 5 More Lessons

Down to my last 2 days on The Moxie Ride! Feels a bit surreal… (Unfortunately, the Internet connection at this RV park is not strong enough to upload any pictures tonight. See tomorrow’s Blog for a host of great pictures.) Tuesday’s … Continue reading

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Day 65 – Riding in the Appalachian Valley, 3 More Days, 5 More Lessons

I’m getting so close to the end that I just made plans with Rob and Chuck (one of my NJ biking buddies) to cycle with me to the coast in a few days – the last day of the ride. … Continue reading

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Day 64 – MacGyver Justin Saves the RV, 4 More Days, 5 More Lessons

9 weeks ago today we started the adventure, and in 4 days it will be over. Today’s Route: Woodland to Coburn, PA After having cycled about 80 miles every day for the past 6 days, today’s ride was a little … Continue reading

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Day 63 – The Appalachian Mountains, 5 More Lessons Learned

There is no end to Pennsylvania’s rolling hills. Clearly, we have entered the Appalachian Mountains. Today’s Route: Knox to Woodland, PA It was another roller coaster ride today. 75 miles of up and down. My “total climb” was 6,400 feet, … Continue reading

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