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RideForGary 2 is Saturday July 28th, 2012 !!

Posted by TheRhino on July 19, 2012 at 11:35 AM Comments comments (0)

RideForGary 2 is happening on Saturday, July 28th, 2012.

All proceeds will go towards purchasing a used handicap-accessible van for Michelle Griffith,(a local paralyzed Atlanta resident). In addition, a local Lee County (Cape Coral, Fort Myers, et cetera) resident will be selected to benefit from the proceeds of this ride if it raises enough to go beyond the initial goal of just purchasing the used van.

All are welcome t...

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Gary's Firefighter Brothers...

Posted by TheRhino on February 18, 2012 at 9:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Oct. 13th,2010 (11:51 PM)

Here is a pic of some of Gary's firefighter brothers. They are all great guys. There are tons of hilarious stories connected to all of their antics.

I just got word from one of them that it looks like Hampton Inn is going to provide some accommodations to a bunch of the firefighters that are coming.

I just got a Facebook message from another one that offered his expertise in nutrition and b*ke mechanics if I could use it (he's done two I...

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It was a great 60 mile training ride...

Posted by TheRhino on February 13, 2012 at 11:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Oct. 13th, 2010 (6:52 AM)

Yesterday was great weather, and had an excellent ride starting in downtown Atlanta near Engine 11 (where we are all meeting for food and drinks on Oct 22nd and 23rd).

I parked my motorcycle, and before I could even unstrap the 36er, a homeless guy saw the energy bar in my cupholder and started growling, "I'm hungry man! I'm Huuuunnnnggry!" He was nice about it, he didn't try to take it or anything, just stood there, about ten feet away and stared at the...

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Thank you for your support & encouragement everybody!

Posted by TheRhino on February 13, 2012 at 11:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Oct. 11th, 2010 (9:35 PM)

I can't tell you how uplifting it is to get such a great response from all of my fellow unicyclists. Now that the ball is rolling (should I say wheel? , I can see how everything is just coming together perfectly. My brother's firefighter brothers are helping with the details now too, and in less than 10 days I am going to have a hundred or more custom made shirts ready to go. I'll post a pic of the artwork/shirt soon.

My brothers wife Mary has tomorrow of...

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"One Wheel, One Day, 100 Miles!"

Posted by TheRhino on February 13, 2012 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

These first entries are writings that I posted on when I was first getting the wheel rolling with

Oct. 10th, 2010 (10:27 PM) 

I have been planning on doing a 100 mile ride to raise money for my brother's paralysis since March or April of this year, and finally things have all fallen into place to make it a reality.

On Saturday October 23rd, 2010 I will be riding my 36er (ungeared) on a 100 mile trek starting and fini...

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