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Cyclist in Mobile, Alabama

TAWB516 -- Reedsport, Ore. to Yorktown, Va., May, 1976

Total Miles: 4500
Miles/Day: 55
Days Riding: 80
Group Size: 12
Bike: Road
Flat Tires: 1

Load: Panniers
Load Weight: 50 Lbs.
Camping: 5%
Cooking: 25%
Cost/Day: $ 5
ACA Helped Me: Yes

Rider: Bob Brown; 25 years old, teacher, Non-Member UNITED STATES Email

Summary: Trans Am West to East, May 16, Reedsport, Ore., August 4, Yorktown, Va.; Self-Planned

How did ACA Help? I just showed up and followed the group.

Health Issues: see above

Motivation: Chance to do something wonderful.

Most Challenging Aspect:Continuing after spending a night in the hospital for dehydration.

Favorite Experience: Summit at Hoosier Pass in a light snowfall.

Least Favorite: Receiving an IV in the hospital.

Tips: Do it.

Number of Children in Group: 1

Number of Adults in Group: 11

Ages of the children on ride:
Under 8 years of age 9-12 years of age
13-14 years of age 15-18 years of age

Date Entered: Jun, 2011

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