Bob Across America

Bob Mueller is unicycling from Portland, Maine to Portland, Oregon to raise money for the American Red Cross National Disaster Relief Fund.

Uni Modeling in Malone, New York

Photo courtesy of the Malone Telegram, Malone, NY

Bob and Laura made the front page of the Malone Telegram today.  Thanks to Doug Buchanan for permission to post these photos on the blog!

Photo courtesy of the Malone Telegram, Malone, NY

 

Last night on the phone Bob tells me that Laura “annoys” him with her “farther, faster” biking mentality.

He wants to buy her a stopwatch so that she can accurately measure the time she’s not peddling, compared to his constant, relentless pedaling. (On a unicycle there’s no such thing as coasting — and if there is, it always comes with a bit of unwanted sailing.) At the dinner table tonight we wondered how he will feel when she coasts down the entire western side of the Rocky Mountains without so much as a push of the pedal. What a relief to see that the normal sibling relationship is rolling across America!

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  1. grandma Uebelein

     /  May 28, 2011

    Love the red shoes, Bob. I think I recognize them……bought them in Sikeston, right? You guys are lookin’ good!

  2. Tim Vollmer

     /  May 28, 2011

    When I saw you riding down Rt. 11 outside Potsdam yesterday and then more than 50 miles away just north of Watertown a day later, I knew there must be something going on. Best of luck and ride safe. I’ll be sure to donate in your name after next weeks paycheck!

  3. SO AWESOME!!!

    HUGS FROM MY HEART!

  • 2014 Update

    Welcome to the online chronicle of Bob Mueller's 2011 unicycle journey from Portland, Maine to Cohasset Beach, Washington. The display order of the posts has since been reversed for your chronological reading pleasure. Thanks for browsing and enjoy!

    ~ Annah


  • Donations are accepted online through the link above, or by check payable to:

    The American Red Cross
    2401 Congress St.
    Portland, ME 04102
    .

    Don't forget to reference Bob Across America! Thank you so much.

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