Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Silent Ride in Roger's Honor

Thanks again for the outpouring of love, support and words of encouragement from everyone.

There is a silent ride along Pensacola Beach that was organized by the West Florida Wheelmen Bicycle Club to honor Roger. This was the article published today in the Pensacola News Journal.

17 October, 1030, Roger Grooters Memorial Ride of Silence.
What: Slow (10-12 mph), processional type bicycle ride beginning
at Quietwater Beach Boardwalk parking lot, proceeding east to first
parking area past Portofino, then returning to Quietwater Beach
parking lot. Approx total trip is approx. 10 miles.
When: 10:30 am on Sunday, October 17, 2010.
Why: Remembering and honoring fellow cyclist Roger Grooters
while raising awareness of cyclists sharing the road with motor vehicles.
What else? Attend Worship at the Water service (by Gulf Breeze United
Methodist Church) that Sunday at 9:00 am located on the beach at
Flounders Restaurant. Cycling attire welcomed.
Helmets required to ride with the group.
Everyone welcome to join us! 


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  2. Blogger David said...

    Kol, Josh, we'll organize a group of BPBs to ride on Sunday morning at the same time that you guys ride. We'll be thinking of you and your family.

    David Simpson