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Nate White hanging around in the trees and happy not to be sitting on a bike seat.


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Father’s Day Update

Please go to Where We Are for a special Father’s Day update of the Augsburg Pedalers for Progress.

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Nate White bombing downhill to Whitebird at 40 mph or so. – photo and caption by Jake Quarstad

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Photo of Michael Wethington taken by Jacob Quarstad


With the information I have, it looks as if the Pedalers have now logged 1,465 miles.

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One of many streams and rivers running through the Twin Bridges MT area

Hey everyone! Don’t forget to check in on the tab above called “Where We Are (GPS) as I track the P4P’s progress daily with GPS, tweets, phone calls, texts and emails received from the young men as they move into week 4 of their trip. Communication has definitely been more difficult as the boys have moved into the mountains but I’ll do my best to keep you updated with the latest news.

Also, thanks to everyone for all the comments and words of support to the Augsburg Pedalers for Progress. I’ve been amazed at the stories I’m receiving from others who have made the same or similar trips. Also, thanks to those that have volunteered to meet with these dynamic young men after their journey — both in Portland and back in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

I’ll speak collectively from everyone and say we wish the P4P’s the best of luck with week 4!

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As the Augsburg Pedalers for Progress close in on their 3rd full week on the road, they left a cold, snowy, wet, and windy Wyoming behind and moved into Big Sky Country – Montana. The P4P’s have had some tough going this past week. Let’s hope the next week traveling through Montana and Idaho brings them better weather.

Taken from Michael’s iPhone Tuesday afternoon.


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