Alison DeBruyn's Journal

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We Made it to San Francisco! Aug 13, 2016

            After 71 days, the Illini 4000 team arrived in San Francisco!  Seventy one days may seem like a long time, but this summer flew by.  It feels like just yesterday I was Read more…

The Wild West Jul 18, 2016

Climbed over 6,000 feet to reach Mount Rushmore. Entering thr Badlands in South Dakota. It is amazing that it is day 51 of the Illini 4000′s cross country trip! Within 20 days we will be Read more…

Wisconsin Jun 29, 2016

I cannot believe how fast time is going, it is already day 32 and we have passed through Wisconsin into Minnesota! I’m not sure which is better: the scenic views, fun bike trails, homemade ice Read more…

Rolling Jun 14, 2016

Niagara is a little upside down…but here it is from the Canadian side! We made it to Ohio!   Hi all! Sorry it has been awhile since my last update but here are some pixs Read more…

More in New York State Jun 03, 2016

Syracuse to Palmyra It’s day 5 already and we just arrived in Palmyra, New York at Fellowship Bible Church.  The ride was much smoother and faster than the past few hilly days.  Immediately after arriving Read more…

In and Out of NYC May 29, 2016

Hi all! In just about 48 hours memebers of my team and I have explored what seems like all of New York City and rode 64 miles to Beacon, New York. Yesterday, May 28, Maren, Read more…