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An inside look at the Brotherhood Ride 2010, a ten-day bicycle ride (April 1 - 10) from Tallahassee to Houston to remember two fallen firefighters and raise money for their families.

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 10 Posted 4/11/2010 at 11:36 a.m. 0 comments

    This is the day. The day we reach our final destination, Houston. The excitement this morning is palpable. The riders are ready, the support team is ready. Lets roll. We eat, we pack up and hit the road. Much love...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 9 Posted 4/10/2010 at 9:13 a.m. 0 comments

    We were able to sleep for an extra hour today since we only have 35 miles or so to go today. After a really great egg and sausage burrito with homemade picante sauce, we then went to The Fire Museum...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 8 Posted 4/9/2010 at 12:53 a.m. 0 comments

    The day started with a great breakfast prepared by the Jennings Fire Department. It was really very good. The pastor of the church gave us our send off prayer and away we went with more great memories to cherish. It...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 7 Posted 4/8/2010 at 10:47 a.m. 0 comments

    The day started with a great send off from the representatives of Ferrera Fire Apparatus, Baton Rouge Fire Department, Louisiana State Police and the Baton Rouge Police. The Elks came in with food for the Baton Rouge Firemen to cook...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 6 Posted 4/7/2010 at 12:12 p.m. 0 comments

    The day started a little rough. We made a wrong turn and ended up going about 14 miles out of our way. We'll just call that a warmup lap. Oops! But the riders were in high spirits. They knew that...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 6 Posted 4/7/2010 at 11:48 a.m. 0 comments

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 5 Posted 4/5/2010 at 11:12 p.m. 0 comments

    The riders started the day with light fog and cool temperatures. The Elks Lodge of Pascagoula made us a tasty breakfast and off we went. The Pascagoula Police, Jackson County Police and Jackson County Fire Dept lead the way and...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 4 Posted 4/4/2010 at 6:52 p.m. 0 comments

    Happy Easter!! Wow, it has been a very fast 4 days. Our day started in Foley, Alabama and ended in Pascaguola, Mississippi. 77 miles today with nice warm weather and fairly clear skies. We had a hearty Southern breakfast cooked...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 3 Posted 4/3/2010 at 9:07 p.m. 0 comments

    Rode into Alabama today amid much fanfare. It was like a parade!! The day started with breakfast and incredible biking weather. A very nice 63 degrees with clear skies. The hills have straightened out greatly which pleases the riders beyond...

  • Brotherhood Ride-Day 2 Posted 4/2/2010 at 9:06 p.m. 0 comments

    Well, we are all spending the night in jail! Only half kidding. We are staying at the City of Crestview Police Dept. Another awesome day for the Brotherhood Ride. Started the day with a hearty delicious breakfast. We will definately...

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