RouteHero #6

This week’s RouteHero* is: Colon Cancer Coalition! I’d bet some of you had the same first reaction we had, “um…do we have to talk about that?” Well, yes, it’s very important and yes we should! The Colon Cancer Coalition was founded in 2004 by Kristin Lindquist after losing her sister to the disease. Kristin built…

RouteHero #5

Today’s RouteHero* is Let Me Run! Let me Run is a nonprofit wellness program for young boys and in 2019 they are celebrating their 10th anniversary! Ashley Armistead, a Girls on the Run coach in the 90’s, founded the program in Charlotte, NC to “prepare boys for the long run”. She wanted to offer a…

Time of the Signs

Welcome to the “Time of the Signs”! As event organizers and participants we frequently find ourselves out on the road, whether it’s scouting a new century route or going to an out of state bike tour or a marathon. We could be out on a lonely rural backroad, or coursing a busy urban thoroughfare, or…