Total Miles: 200
Rider: Robin Shields; 54 years old, teacher, Non-Member.
Summary: Last leg of a family trip (1991-2006) on Northern Tier route. Wife/mon, Vicki, died 5/19/05. Some of her ashes plus extra family and friends (15) are finishing the trip (crossing Maine) this July. ; Self-Planned
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Health Issues: Vicki had knee surgery in '84. She was limited in weight she could carry and walk.
Motivation: Vicki and I started the trip in 1991. Nicholas has ridden with us from Minot, Adele from Illionis. Vicki died before finishing the trip. Family and friends are going to help her (ashes) finish the ride.
Most Challenging Aspect:Transportation to and from ride, and changing bike configurations to accomodate the changing family.
Tips: Obstacles are challenges to overcome.
Online Journal: Click Here
Date Entered: Jun, 2006
Photo by Dennis Coello