The National Mall in DC

R4WH has reached the Atlantic Ocean!

Yesterday, Ride for World Health 2016 arrived in Bethany Beach, Delaware and completed our journey across the nation to meet needs around the world. It’s been an incredible journey and we’ve met so many kind and generous people along the way – thanks to everyone who provided us with food, lodging, showers, equipment, encouragement, and […]

Crossing into Illinois!

Days 30 and 31 (Illinois and Indiana)

Day 30, 4/26: Cape Girardeau, MO to Harrisburg, IL (81.4 miles) Day 30 started off with crew continuing the awesome breakfast trend with french toast and more bacon. We left early at 7am to beat possible projected thunderstorms, and crossed over the Mississippi River into Illinois shortly after leaving. Everyone was riding in a big […]


Day 28 and 29 (Missouri)

Day 28, 4/24: Fremont, MO to Poplar Bluff, MO (48.9 miles) Day 28 was a relatively short day – we got a later start since we still had to clean up all the camping stuff from the past 2 days, so we ended up leaving around 9am. Getting out of the Ozarks, we faced some […]


Day 27 and Fremont Rest Day (Missouri)

Day 27, 4/22: Mountain Grove, MO to Fremont, MO (85 miles) Day 27 going into our 4th rest stop of the trip in the Ozarks was a long and challenging (4200 feet of elevation) but beautiful day. The weather stayed sunny (knock on wood) and for the first few miles we continued on the same […]

Beautiful spring flowers!

Days 25 and 26 (Missouri)

Day 25, 4/20: Joplin, MO to Battlefield, MO (66 miles) Originally we thought that Day 25 would continue our rain streak but luckily it turned out to be just overcast with no rain!  We continued going along country roads past fields and pastures, with lots of rolling hills, including an awesome long downhill towards the […]