We understand accidents happen

We understand accidents happen

I really love to ride, there’s no doubt about it. And these past few weeks, my relationship with my Specialized Ruby bike has been very intense as I took part in LA2DC riding several legs in a cross country ride from Los Angeles to Washington DC, to raise...

The pit in my stomach

I can’t shake it off.  I’ve tried walking around the park, going to the hardware store, picking up groceries, even waiting in line at the bank, thinking all these various activities would take my mind off what is gnawing at me right now. Two hours ago,...
Inspiring people on the ride of a lifetime

Inspiring people on the ride of a lifetime

It’s hard to describe what I’m feeling the morning after the conclusion of LA2DC,  an amazing cross country ride and running event.  After an opening marathon and ride, a team of cyclists and a support team crossed the United States to raise awareness for...
My 110 mile experience

My 110 mile experience

Hours after the ride was complete, my heart is full and my body, especially me feet, feel the effects of riding 110 miles. I knew this would be an emotional experience with so many ups and downs in just over 6 hours. Riding in leg 11, I started the day remembering...
The Ride is On

The Ride is On

April 24th, the day everyone on the LA2DC team worked tirelessly for, arrived under cloudy skies. As cyclists of all ages on all types of bikes arrived at the Armenian Consulate in Glendale to get final instructions and last minute bike adjustments, we were greeted...