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911CrossCountryCyclist
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From:Grayson, KY United States
Registered: Jul 2002

posted July 28, 2002 09:24 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for 911CrossCountryCyclist   Click Here to Email 911CrossCountryCyclist     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
This Breaking News was by the Grayson Journal-Enquire, Grayson Kentucky
Writing Editor - Myra Hogan, Co-Written by Don Boehly (from Webpage)
on Wednesday, July 24th 2002
I am writing it out Just Like the whole artical, because from some of the Cam picture's You cannot see what is written:
(from Page A5)
Boehly plans cross country trip with a purpose
The Reasons for this Tour
And The Heroes We Should Honor...
* All my life I am ridden Bicycle, and have Enjoyed it for what it has given me, and What I can see, that I cannot see behind the wheel of a vehilce...
* It is a dream of mine, to tour the USA, all 50 states on Bicycle, because I am not getting no younger, and I want this more then anything else in the world, and what better reason to do this for then to what I am going to represent as you look forward...
* 911 was a Great Tragedy our Country has endured, and we lost some reall good peoplefrom this, and better Idea, then to support the charities in that Honors the Heroes of that Date too...
* This is to Honor all heroes of the 911 Tragedy of the Twin Towers, The pentagon, and the Men, Women, and Children whose lives was taken, because another plane was targeting another building, and some brave people recognized that this plane was a threat to the American People, and took things into there own hands, sacriticing there lives to save many lives...
* This is for the Family Members without these Fine Men & Women, they shold not be forgotten, and we should take care of the American People.. Thou there was others of not in our country, and they could be helped too...
* The First Main Stop coming from Grayson, KY will be NYC, this is where this will start mainly, then it is off to every State Capital, as long as I have sponsorship for Shelter, and safety. Also that I would like to promote the reasons for this trip, and tell the American People, that we Are in the Lnad of the Brave, and the Free...
* This 911 Cross Country Cycling Tour is not a race, I am going to be on the road for a long time. It is estimated about 11,000 miles to be covered, and about 8 to 12 months on the road. Encountering weather, road conditions, traffic, and places to rest my muscles, Etc...
* This is also for the Brave Men & Women of the Armed Forces, that is protecting Us now, and in the past, I honor them too and there families that took great price in having them defend Our Country... They are the other Brave People, that We Should Not Forget...
* I also need sponsors to help and aide in this 911 Cross Country Cycling Tour, but not giving Cash, Checks, Charge Cards or other gifts I cannot carry with me, if so done, they will be given to the families that Do Not Have There loved Ones, for they are the true people I am doing this for, they can Auction them or give them to the need family who doesn't have much to live on, because The loved One Died for Our Country...
I f you are interested in giving a donation to The Widows & Oephans Fund send your Check or Charge to your MasterCard or Visa at All American Graphics, 106 Park street, Grayson, KY 41143 (Shirts for this event for the Charities are sold here too) 606 475-3770 ask for Chris, Monday thru Friday - 9am to 5pm EST or to Sponsor the 911 Cross Country Cycling Tour call me until August 1, 2002 at 606 475-1099 or email: donjboehly@netscape.net
* Leaving Friday, August. 2, 7am from the first National Bank parking lot in Willard.
~ end of Local Story in Paper ~
God Bless America ~ The Land of the Free & The Brave
Don Boehly ~ 911 Cross Country Cyclist http://groups.msn.com/911CrossCountryCylist

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