2018 Rider Profile: Jon Brockopp

Meet Jon Brockopp, eighteenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles, and originator of the trip, in his SEVENTH year.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. I ride each year to DC, because climate change is the most urgent problem facing human civilization, and we … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Jon Brockopp

2018 Rider Profile: Janet Swim

Meet Janet Swim, seventeenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles, and one of the 2018 trip leaders.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. I love to ride my bicycle.  I associate it with a sense of freedom and joy.  Growing up, my bicycles represented … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Janet Swim

2018 Rider Profile: Mark Higgins

Meet Centre County Commissioner Mark Higgins, sixteenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. I am excited to bike this year with Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light. As a County Commissioner, my schedule is very full so I will … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Mark Higgins

2018 Rider Profile: Alex deCarle

Meet Alex deCarle, fifteenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. One of the first things I do when I go home, is go hiking in the mountains. Pennsylvania mountains are never too tall that reaching the top seems … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Alex deCarle

2018 Rider Profile: Meryl Crean

Meet Rabbi Meryl Crean, fourteenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. I started riding a hand-me-down bike with no seat, no brakes and only stubs for pedals when I was four years old. I was hooked. For my … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Meryl Crean

2018 Rider Profile: Dorothy Blair

Meet Dorothy, lucky thirteenth in the 2018 series of rider profiles.  Get to know the riders for the PA to DC rides as the series unfolds, then follow the trips!  Learn more.  Donate. I am a lover of the earth. Rolling into my seventies, I am determined to continue using any means in my power to challenge the uniquely U.S. approach … Continue reading 2018 Rider Profile: Dorothy Blair