Here’s a compilation video of my bike ride from Baltimore to Seattle with the 4K for Cancer Continue reading Team Seattle 4K for Cancer – Casey Cam
College was over which opened the door to a new adventure. I decided to saddle up and set off to bike across the country with the 4K for Cancer. My good friend and housemate at college, Sam, brought it up to me one day when we were discussing the daunting question of what to do after college. I was instantly hooked on the idea and … Continue reading 2012 Team Seattle 4K for Cancer
Today I road with Megan, Kevin, Luke, and Jose from Spokane WA to Grand Coulee WA. It was 85 miles through the desert of eastern WA with mostly climbs. Megan started off the day pulling but only after we did a circle around Spokane thanks to the water van. And Megan who always likes to go fast didn’t give us anytime to warm up and … Continue reading Dinner at 6!
Woke up at 5:30 this morning and our host made us pancakes. We then headed out, I was in Jose’s birthday group. It was Jose, Johnny, Caiti, Emily, and I riding together. After ten miles we stopped at the site of the landslide created by an earthquake in 1959, it was a 7.9 and took out the side of the mountain and hurried 19 people, … Continue reading Learning!!!
Last night we had a team meeting about today’s route. The question was weather to go around the Black Hills and have a shorter and flatter day, or go through. Luckily we convinced the group to take o. The challenge and go through because today wa probably the most scenic day of the trip and I had a blast. In my group was Megan, Caiti, … Continue reading Country Road – Black Hills
Midland to the Badlands We got an early start out of midland to try and beat the heat to the Badlands. We only had 60 miles to go, so it was a pretty short day. I was with Spencer, Megan, and Luke, and we were put together because Spencer needed a fast team to get to the park first to check in. We took off … Continue reading Booking it to the Badlands
Today James and I were in the water van. We woke up at 3:30 and took down the tent from the backyard, packed our stuff, grabbed some breakfast and hit the road at 4:40. We chalked a few turns to get the riders on to co rd 16 which took them all the way to Chamberlain, SD. It was about a 75 mile day for … Continue reading Chalk Talk
Cali, Alex, Melani, and I woke up to some freshly baked bread and scones by Mickey along with fruit, cereal, and coffee. We sat around the kitchen and chatted for a bit and we asked about all the art pieces we saw around the house of a car on the water. Turns out that Richie had a amphiecar, he took us out to the garage … Continue reading Amphicar
Today we went from Elroy to La Crosse WI. I road with Cali, Alex, Abe, Ella, and Raymond, and we were all excited because it was a short 60 mile day all on bike trails and we got to go through tunnels. We started the day off with a great breakfast from our host who cooked us pancakes and sausages. We hit the trail and … Continue reading Into the Darkness
Last night I got the idea to wake up early to go up the mountain to wach the sunrise over the Mississippi valley. So I proposed it to the team and got 13 people to join me. So we woke up at 4am quickly packed our stuff and hit the road but not after being attacked by the sprinklers infront of the church. Sunrise was … Continue reading Apple Blossom Sunrise