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Kristine Wood
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The price of freedom is not free! Do all you can to honor and respect those that defend the feedom you enjoy.
The price of freedom is not free! Do all you can to honor and respect those that defend the feedom you enjoy.

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Strong Women
Same drill as last night. For the nuts and bolts of the run, go to RFTW.US , Southern Hub, Southern Sit-rep. https://rftw.us/category/southern-route-sitreps/ This year is the XXX anniversary of Run for the Wall. Someone decided it was time to have an all fe...
Strong Women
Strong Women
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Day 1, Ontario CA - Chandler AZ, 50 Mile Detour
Since I began this blog, five years ago I have new Run for the Wall Responsibilities. I know write the office sit-rep "situational report" every night for the Southern Route. I also post to social media sites for the Southern Route, I am in platoon leadersh...
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Day 4
Thank heavens today was a whole lot better than yesterday. I have a feeling the Southern Route Coordinator made a few minot changes and things ran much smoother at the back of the pack. Today was fantastic, because Texas and Texans are fantastic. We visited...
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Day 3 - A little lost and always last!
Today was not such a good day. I am too exhausted to write much. Platoons 1 & 2 were last in the pack. Platoon missed the off ramp for the first stop so Platoon 2 stayed with Platoon one and we kept on rolling. Finally topped on a freeway on-ramp. Sat there...
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PICTURE POSTCARD PERFECT DAY ☀️
I don't usually write about me and my day but tonight's post has to be an exception because today was FANTASTIC! The weather was perfect, and I mean perfect! Sunny, but not hot, big white fluffy clouds, PERFECT! A couple things came together today to make i...
PICTURE POSTCARD PERFECT DAY ☀️
PICTURE POSTCARD PERFECT DAY ☀️
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California Rocked it today!
California redeemed itself (slightly) today. Normally we ride through California and there is nary a person on the over passes or lining the streets. Not today boy! To start with, members of the Daughters of the American Revolution came out to send us off. ...
California Rocked it today!
California Rocked it today!
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Santa Ed Receives a Book
The run hasn't even started and I have already shed tears. Let me tell you the story. Four years ago I went on my first Run for the Wall. I met so many Vietnam Veterans. One in particular touched my heart,  Santa Ed (pictured here). I told him of my plans t...
Santa Ed Receives a Book
Santa Ed Receives a Book
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Riding for Those Who Can't
This string of dog tags are from the Patriot Guard Rides I have been on. They hang in my den in a prominent place, where they are constantly in view. Today as I walked by and thought of the young men that gave their all, it occurred to me that in addition t...
Riding for Those Who Can't
Riding for Those Who Can't
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It's May and Time to Roll
This week begins my serious preparation for the run. I put a lot of thinking into this preparation. What to pack? What goes where on the bike? When will I need this item?  How often will I need this item? Do I even need to bring this?  I also load all the o...
It's May and Time to Roll
It's May and Time to Roll
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Sturgis - 2016, Crossing the Continental Divide and Jackalopes
On our way to Sturgis and I thought I would share some of our experiences. And hey, if you're here let us know! Day 1 - We rode 450 miles from Orange County, CA to Cedar City UT Day 2 - 520 Miles from Cedar City UT to Rawlins, WY Day 3 - 370 Miles from Rawl...
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