Cyclists cross nation for alternative schools

By Sarah Kessinger | Marysville Advocate Five bicycle riders from Boston stopped in Marysville to tent camp in City Park Sept. 12 along their coast-to-coast ride to benefit five alternative high schools in large cities along their route. “It’s beautiful,” said Cris Rothfuss, an attorney at Harvard University who said…

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Q&A with Cris Rothfuss of The Real Ride

Posted on July 19, 2017 |In MyAdventures/GoEast |By Ryan Wichelns Cross-country road trips are hard, even when you’re in a car. Biking across the country? You’d better have a pretty good reason. Cris Rothfuss and the rest of The REAL Ride team definitely do. On August 1, this small group of cyclists will head out from Seattle and…

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Fundraising Efforts on Track!

(Boston, MA) May 4, 2017. The REAL Ride is proud to announce that nearly $37,000 have been raised to date for Boston Day and Evening Academy — a full three months in advance of the team’s departure from Seattle. These funds — 100% of which are going to the cause…

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Ortlieb USA Sponsors The REAL Ride

The REAL Ride team is thrilled to announce it will be equipped with Ortlieb’s acclaimed line of waterproof bikepacking bags when it rolls from Seattle to Boston this summer on its mission to raise awareness and funding for at-risk, off-track high school students. Formed in 1998 and based in Auburn,…

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