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1 edition of Pedaling on purpose found in the catalog.

Pedaling on purpose

by Ken Rogers

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by INSPIRIT Publishing in Pine Island, MN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Make-A-Wish Foundation of Minnesota,
  • Bicycle touring

  • About the Edition

    A 10,000 mile, 48-state bicycling adventure that ultimately defined courage, friendship and the joy of making a difference in the lives of children. In the spring of 1982, Ken Rogers and Steve Anderson made a decision to embark on the ultimate adventure. Their dream: to bicycle across America through all 48 continental states. With almost no bicycling experience between them, they quit their jobs, put their belongings into storage, bought bicycles and announced on a local radio talk show that they would be fulfilling their dream while taking the very first pledges for newly formed Make-A-Wish of Minnesota.

    Edition Notes

    A 10,000 mile, 48-state bicycling adventure that ultimately defined courage, friendship and the joy of making a difference in the lives of children. In the spring of 1982, Ken Rogers and Steve Anderson made a decision to embark on the ultimate adventure. Their dream ... to bicycle across America through all 48 continental states. With almost no bicycling experience between them, they quit their jobs, put their belongings into storage, bought bicycles and announced on a local radio talk show that they would be fulfilling their dream while taking the very first pledges for newly formed Make-A-Wish of Minnesota.

    Statementby Ken Rogers, with additional thoughts by Steve Anderson
    The Physical Object
    Pagination421 pages ;
    Number of Pages421
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26455903M
    ISBN 101604616342
    ISBN 109781604616347
    OCLC/WorldCa191825254

      Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA City Bloomington Donor bostonpubliclibrary EditionPages:   Lies My Teacher Told Me, by James Loewen, explained how history textbooks got the story of America wrong, usually by soft-pedaling, oversimplifying and burying the thorny drama and uncertainties.

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Pedaling on purpose by Ken Rogers Download PDF EPUB FB2

Pedaling on purpose is a must read for those who have experienced life as a child, dreams as a teenager and/or crazy enough to give up a leading sales position to make a dream come true.

A selfless individual who gave up a leading sales position to start the chapter of make a wish foundation in Minnesota.5/5(2). Pedaling With A Purpose - Kindle edition by Myors, Rev Johannes, Myors, Rev Johannes. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Pedaling With A Purpose.5/5(2).

PEDALING ON PURPOSE is their inspiring story of courage, friendship, and the joy of making a difference in the lives of children everywhere."I expected to read a book about a bicycle trip – even an adventure. Ponderings of a Pedaling Pastor. likes. I often ride by myself, but I am never alone.

I've put together a collection of true stories and "points to ponder", from a biblical perspective. Thoughts Followers: Pedaling On Purpose books, the critically acclaimed account of mile bicycle adventure across all 48 continental states helping raise money for the first wishes in Make-A-Wish Minnesota history, will be available for online ordering again soon.

You can also order today by calling New products, the release date of our new book, Up A River Without A. Need another great reason to book a tour on The Trolley Bike. We’re proud to roll out our “Pedal For A Purpose” partnership to give back to local charities in the Ozarks.

We’ll donate 10% of all gift certificates that get sold and tours that get booked to our selected charity of the month, regardless of when those tours are scheduled. BJMP in Pedaling with a Purpose. BJMP Region II personnel led the way in giving the proceeds of the project through various activities such as Read-A-Book, Feeding Program, Dental Services and Gift Giving.

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PEDALING WITH A PURPOSE future — he is working on a book to tell his story to a wider audience. He described pedaling hundreds of miles out of his way to see a specific bird and riding across Texas in degree heat in the spring, then crossing the state again in the late fall in sub-freezing temperatures.

“Birding. This is the biography page for Ken Rogers. Ken Rogers, adventurer, entrepreneur, speaker, and author has the unique perspective of 34 years in sales, management and business ownership, as well as completing two extraordinary record-breaking journeys. A decade after their unprecedented bicycling adventure, Ken and Steve pedaled on a Hydrobike over miles.

ISBN 10 ; ISBN 13 ; Published Feb 23 ; Format Paperback; Page Count ; Language English; Countries United States; Publisher Workman Publishing; Imprint Workman Publishing; Publishers Text Favorite cookbook author leads intimate bicycle tours peppered with truly classic recipes, insightful anecdotes, practical cooking tips and wine /5(2).

"Pedaling With A Purpose" The book that was twenty-five years in the making. 73 missionary bike tours. 16,5 crossings of the United States. Almostmiles Title: Author, Counselor, Missionary.

Ask anyone who knows about fitness and most, if not all of them, will tell you to diversify your fitness routine. Simply put, constantly doing the same exercises will eventually cause the body’s progress to stall — known as a -goers who frequently use the elliptical or stationary bike often alternate between pedaling backward and forward for this.

More: 4 Drills to Improve Pedaling Technique. Usually, the backstroke, upstroke and overstroke are best trained independently in workouts. For example, a cyclist might do three sets of two minutes, concentrating on each secondary sector.

During those two minutes, the other sections of the stroke are diminished. Phases of the Cycling Pedal Stroke. The Graveyard Book is a young adult fantasy novel by the English author Neil Gaiman, simultaneously published in Britain and America in The Graveyard Book traces the story of the boy Nobody "Bod" Owens who is adopted and reared by the supernatural occupants of a graveyard after his family is brutally murdered.

Gaiman won both the British Carnegie Medal Author: Neil Gaiman. Reading Practice Test for the Ohio 12th Grade Proficiency Test. Questions Passage I. I am riding the bicycle and I am on Route 31 in Monument, Massachusetts, on my way to Rutterburg, Vermont, and I'm pedaling furiously because this is an old-fashioned bike, no speeds, no fenders, only the warped tires and the brakes that don't always work and the handlebars with cracked.

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Having suffered a. Pedaling with purpose By Lynne Hendricks Staff Writer; Aug 6, Aug 6, ; Tom Mahon of Newburyport will ride the mile Pan-Massachusetts Challenge today and tomorrow in.

The purpose of the book as written in the foreword to teachers "is to give teachers and students an organized, systematic, and progressive procedure for developing artistic pedaling from the very beginning of piano study.". The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of "Pose" cycling (a combination of specific bicycle setup and pedaling technique) on metabolic efficiency and pedaling mechanics.

Definition of pedaling in the Idioms Dictionary. pedaling phrase. What does pedaling expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. Although this book cannot supplant Joseph Banowetz's authoritative Pianist's Guide to Pedaling examining up to four depth levels each with a specific musical purpose.The purpose of this text, as stated by the author, is to "gai $ Add to Cart.

Peters-Fundamental Method for Mallets Vol. 1. Fundamental Method for Mallets by Mitchell Peters (principal percussionist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic) helps percussionists at any level develop solid skills.

Dampening and Pedaling is a method book for. Pedaling is an aspect of piano technique which is frequently misunderstood and abused.

Ask a junior student what the right hand pedal is for and they will invariably reply “to make the piano louder”. which shows a complete lack of understanding of the purpose and uses of the “sustain” or “damper” pedal. Pedaling is hard to do.