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.
Former Marine Pedalling for Peace Sam Winstead is tired of war. The 86 year old retired Person County farmer and WW II Marine veteran was “awakened” as he says, when he received a registered letter from his grandson, serving in the ... Read Post
Calling all progressive bicyclists This Sunday, April 28, 87 year old WW II Marine Corps vet Sam Winstead will launch his second annual Ride for Peace, a 7 day, 350 mile bicycle ride from Raleigh NC to Lafayette Park in Washington D... Read Post