Monthly Archives: September 2015

Hello, Today was much dryer. Lori and I started riding at around 7:15ish. I did the 69 miles and got to the 2nd camp ground in Pinehurst, NC, at 2:45-ish. Lori is doing the 102 miles, she’s not back yet. … Continue reading


Last night as I looked through the Tour DaVita Facebook page I found many awesome pics from tour so far. One of my favorites was this silly group pic. 🙂 Then this morning at breakfast I ran into a fellow … Continue reading


For as long as I have known about DaVita, I have wanted to do the Tour.  Around WHQ, you can see these wonderful momentos that people have gathered to remind them of the epic time they have with patients, teammates … Continue reading


Day two started early this morning with my brother Ben, and my three friends, Ashley, Josh and Michelle. As we rode through the morning we were all sore from the first day, but we pushed each other on. After a … Continue reading


I started Monday morning like I always do by waking up at around 5 a.m., but everything after that was much different. Today we had to pack up everything in our tent for backroads to move us to a different … Continue reading


Hello everyone! I have to admit that this ride is everything I envisioned and more! Yesterday started off extremely rough for me with the rain and slick roads. I had two falls, one of which was pretty bad.  Trust me, I’ve … Continue reading


Hello, Today was day 1 of our bike ride in beautiful Sanford, NC.  They woke us up at 5 a.m. on a Sunday 🙁 mind you I slept very little due to the rain storm. Our ride started at 8 … Continue reading


I must admit today was very interesting ride for sure. I have done Tour DaVita three times and it has never rained like it did today, perfect time to have a windshield wiper for our shades. We went down silky, wet roads … Continue reading


In addition to the constant rain drops most of the night on our tents last night, Tour got off to a very questionable start this morning. Weather! Dreary weather, misting and wet roads presented a sketchy ride from the start. Camp … Continue reading


Tour DaVita 2015 is here, y’all! I have met riders from all over the country and we have all met in North Carolina for a common purpose: raising kidney care awareness. For most of Sunday, riders were hit with North Carolina … Continue reading