Don’t let my clever little title (okay, it’s not that clever) fool you, there are no ninjas in the town of Jinja. In fact, there is no connection to Japan there at all. Jinja, Uganda’s 2nd largest city, is probably most famous for being situated along Lake Victoria right at the source of the Nile […]
From the bottom of my heart, I’d like to sincerely thank all who helped me bring hope to children who’ve lost parents to the AIDS epidemic in Africa by supporting Skate Across Indiana. Together we are changing lives and creating change in our world. Thank you.
Most people know by now that I created an annual charity skateboard ride called Skate Across Indiana. The purpose of the ride is to raise awareness and support for the great work Horizon International is doing in Africa with children who’ve lost parents to HIV/AIDS. As one can probably imagine, the success of an event […]
It’s been a little more than two weeks since I traversed the state of Indiana on a skateboard and I feel safe in saying that it was a huge success. You can read about it at length in my last post, The Ride of My Life, so I’ll spare you most of the details. I will […]
Last Friday and Saturday I did something I’ve never done before… heck, no one has ever done before… that was to ride a skateboard across the state of Indiana. Over the last few months I had spent hours upon hours preparing for and promoting the solo ride for charity.
When you’ve invest a lot of time into something you really love, whether it’s a relationship, a project, a hobby, whatever… you need to take care of it. What I mean is that you need to make sure you don’t get sick of it as you pour in your time and energy.
Hanger 3 graciously provided me with several of their awesome necklaces to help support Skate Across Indiana and one of them can be yours to own. If you give $25 or more to support Skate Across Indiana, one of them can be yours! Here’s how you can get a Hanger 3 railway token necklace:
There are many of us who thirst for challenge. We love pursuing things that stimulate ever facet of our senses; the rush of hurdling into the unknown, the reward of overcoming self-doubt, and the renewed enthusiasm that comes from doing something that stretches us to be our best.