DON LOOMIS: WHY HE BICYCLED AMERICA

DON LOOMIS: WHY HE BICYCLED AMERICA

January 29 2011, 3:05 PM  by Martin & Virginia Krieg

Don Loomis, an 18 year IBM veteran, present day Apple engineer, and father of four, talks about why his 2004 bike trip across America was cause for renewal.
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Podcast  [audio http://emma2.radio4all.net/pub/archive/09.01.05/NBG@bikeroute.com/1680-1-20050819-DonLoomis8-19-05.mp3]

Follow Don’s adventures  at Bikepacker.org

Rod Miner – From Bikes for Amputees to the Lightfoot Cycles Miracle

March 23 2011, 7:01 AM  by Martin & Virginia Krieg

We spent some time visiting with a new sponsor of our ride and the man who used to build bikes for third world victims of  land mine explosions. Rod Miner of Lightfoot Cycles, one of this nation’s greatest bike builders, thanks to the Internet has been able to keep the purity of his purpose  alive. From a tiny Montana town of 1500 people Rod has been able to flourish in satisfying his goal of supplying  people all over America and the world with  transportation that is reliable, highly efficient and highly capable.

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Podcast:

[audio http://www.radio4all.net/files/NBG@bikeroute.com/1680-1-Lightfoot.mp3]