Grandmother-grandson duo bikes 160 miles for hunger
Last year, eight-year-old Joe Heinlein and his grandmother, Sherry Thompson, biked a total of 226 miles through Iowa as part of the Register's Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa held every August.
This year, they participated in yet another marathon bike trek, the Nebraska United Methodist Bike Ride for Hunger, also known as the NUMB Ride for Hunger.
In a three-day period, the Detroit Lakes duo biked a total of 160 miles -- an average of 53 miles per day.
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at email@example.com and we can help you.