Eamon O'Hara's Journal

9 Days. Or: Portland, The Fulcrum Jul 23, 2010

With 9 days left, it’s hard to believe we’ve made it to the western edge of the fourth largest nation in the world. The amount of miles for each ride seems trivial. No longer do Read more…

Montana Or: Mustache Jul 08, 2010

Mustache Montana! Ennis is a fantastic place. Taco bars!

Long Time, No Blog, Or: The Serenity of Passing into My Grandmother’s Land Jun 30, 2010

Wyoming is a terrific state. Admittedly, I already miss South Dakota, but with a positive look to the West, I’d say we’re ready for the desolation of the true West. You’d be surprised how much Read more…

Shorewood, Illinois, 60404. Or: Signs, Smiles, and a Nation-Shaped Cake. Jun 12, 2010

Oh me, oh my! The past few days have been quite eventful. Arriving in Champaign-Urbana proved terrific, riding in through Urbana, seeing last year’s stomping grounds and ending at the Alice Campbell Alumni Center. Two Read more…

Champaign or Bust! Jun 07, 2010

Champaign or bust! See you tomorrow, Champaign-Urbana!

Twent-Eight Strangers. Or: The Bliss of a Growing Team Jun 05, 2010

I wasn’t sure exactly what point I thought this would happen, but it is definitely now. Maybe it was the collective consciousness of biking 100+ miles and crossing the Indiana border that was the straw Read more…