Video Blog: Ryan takes off!

The bicycle adventure begins! Trip leader Ryan Iafigliola departed Fuller Center headquarters in Americus, Ga., Tuesday to drive the support van and gear trailer to Niagara Falls, N.Y. Keeping him company are full-way cyclist and returning 2008 bike trip veteran, Chris Cosby, and the Geico gecko. 

Coworkers, friends and supporters gathered for a send-off and blessing ceremony Tuesday morning. Ryan can explain the rest…

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  • Godspeed! May the wind be at your back and the Holy Spirit leading the way!

  • Go Ryan! May God’s blessing and many ‘God Sightings’ follow you and team all the way so that many will learn and be inspired to partner with the FCH. OYEE!! Bob

  • Its always amazing how people with determination can do. All the best. My shout out (:-0 )goes to Chris Cosby, veteran cyclist and friend. In the Spirit of biking, seize the day! Go team for a good cause. ~Vuyo

  • David and Goliath are eating lots of meal worms in anticipation for your big ride. They are already starting their workout routines so they can join you in Virginia! Go Chris!!!!

  • Thanks for thr comments, ya’ll! It’s a comfy 70 degrees up here in Buffalo, cooler than that tonight. Sleeping with the windows down. I won’t recognize David and Goliath when I get back! Don’t let the little guys grow up too much…


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