Tag: cycling

League of American Bicyclists features blog by Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure founder

The Fuller Center for Housing was recognized in May by the League of American Bicyclists as one 114 new Bicycle Friendly Businesses in the United States. One of the factors in the certification was The Fuller Center’s Bicycle Adventure, which raises funds for The Fuller Center’s work in addition to spreading awareness and making new […]

WKTV-TV reports on Bicycle Adventure’s stop in Herkimer, New York

WKTV-TV caught up with one of our Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure’s summer rides as it made a stop in Herkimer, New York, where they stayed overnight Monday at First United Methodist Church. This group started in Oregon and will finish their route Saturday in Maine. The other group began in Ocean City, California, and will […]

More newspapers catch up with cyclists as summer rides near their end

The Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure’s two summer rides — one from Ocean Beach, Calif., to Ocean City, N.J., and the other from Portland, Ore., to Portland, Maine — will conclude this weekend. Each of the rides is helping spread the word about The Fuller Center’s work through its church visits, build days and speaking with […]

WDTN-TV reports on Bicycle Adventure build day in Springfield, Ohio

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure cyclists’ primary missions during their cross-country summer rides are to raise money for The Fuller Center’s work of building and repairing homes around the world and, also, to introduce and explain how the ministry works to people, churches and others along the way. Along the way, they also get to participate […]

Fuller Center for Housing officially recognized as Bicycle Friendly Business

Photo (from left): The Fuller Center’s Ryan Iafigliola, Joel Derksen, Jessica McClain and Connor Ciment are getting ready for the June 1 start of the 2018 Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure. The Fuller Center for Housing’s international headquarters in Americus, Georgia, has been named one of only 20 Bicycle Friendly Businesses in the state of Georgia […]

Grandfather of nine explains why he is cycling across the country this summer

Paul Hatch, 71, has raised five children and has been rewarded with nine grandchildren. While he does not claim to be “a great physical specimen at all,” he has been rewarded with good health thanks to years of healthy eating and exercise. This summer, he is taking exercise to a whole new level as he […]

Bicycle Adventure director: Until you dig deeper, this ride makes no sense

Fuller Center Bicycle Adventure Director Connor Ciment was praying for direction in his life when he decided to take a trip across the country in 2015 — on his bike when the Adventure traveled 4,000 miles from Oceanside, Calif., to Portland, Maine. Within a week, he had that direction for which he had been praying […]