We still had some elevation gain from Heber, AZ at 6,627’ to Show Low, AZ at 6,331 to Pie Town, NM at 7,796 which is the Continental Divide. On to Albuquerque tomorrow and events at National Kidney Registry network hospitals NM Medical Hospital and Presbyterian.
We met Terry at the USC Keck event. Terry is on dialysis and needs a kidney Terry is registered with the National Kidney Registry (NKR.org) and has a microsite that explains his current situation. If you can help Terry by looking into donating or being an advocate to help him find a living donor that […]
Another busy day, March 30th.AZTV 7, THE DAILY MIX morning show at 8am in Phoenix, followed by 4,000 odd feet of climbing in 65 miles to Payson, AZ, followed by a newspaper interview once I arrived in Payson.Dinner with our hosts when we arrived in Payson. Link to morning show: https://www.aztv.com/posts/organ-trail-kidney-donation-journey
While Hugh was in the air flying to Phoenix, I was on the ground (ok, actually on the bike) getting Phoenix ready for him. Event at NKR.org network Mayo Transplant hospital this morning. abc15 TV
Biked through Palm Springs today. https://youtube.com/shorts/jQugXaExM7s?feature=share Lynn saw the thermometer in the truck hit 100 degrees F today. Unusually warm temps for March even for eastern CA. JUST GREAT! The east wind brings the hot desert air west. Which in our case means a headwind. Did the old “drive ahead with the bikes and pedal […]
Day 1. San Diego to Mission Viejo. We had an interesting evening with Chuck Cox, his buddy Jim Knox and his wife Marsha talking Alaska fishing (which was supper, Alaskan halibut Chuck caught and processed himself) motorcycles with Jim and the Pacific Northwest as they both came from the Seatle area (but never knew each […]
This is a kidney support group headed by Dr. Rastogi at UCLA. They do a very good job gathering people that have donated and received a kidney, some awhile ago, some very recent to help support, encourage and educate new donors and potential recipients. The love and respect they show each other is inspiring. I’ve […]