Sam’s Ride for Peace Ready for Sunday Launch
Sam Winstead, an 86 year old retired farmer and WW II veteran from Person County is trained and ready to lead the 7 day, 360 mile bicycle Ride for Peace from the NC Capital in Raleigh this Sunday morning, bound for Washington DC. Riders and supporters will gather on the south side of the old capital at 7:30am to hear words, songs and prayers for a safe and successful journey before the 8:00am launch.
The Bicycle Ride Across Georgia: The Bicycle Ride Across Georgia (BRAG) is an annual road-cycling tour across the US state of Georgia. It began in 1980 as an offshoot of RAGBRAI. The route covers approximately 400 miles over 7 days ... Read Post
Sam Winstead—Veteran For Peace The newest member of the Eisenhower Chapter of Veterans For Peace, Sam Winstead, a WWII marine vet, led a 7 day, 350 mile bicycle Ride for Peace from Raleigh, NC to Washington DC Apr. 29 through May 5.... Read Post