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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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