2017 Rider Profile: Molly Hunter

Meet Molly Hunter, seventeenth in our get-to-know-the-riders series. Molly also rode in 2014, and  2015.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.  I was first motivated to go on the bike trip in 2015, as a freshman in high school. My dad had been on the trip the year before, my mom was very involved in working for […]

2017 Rider Profile: Dorothy Blair

Meet Dorothy Blair, sixteenth in our get-to-know-the-riders series. Dorothy also rode in 2014,  2015, and 2016.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.    This is my 4th PA-IPL bike ride to Washington. As I recently entered my 70th decade, I thought the third ride would be my last. But here I am again, signed-up for a joy-filled […]

2017 Rider Profile: Noah Droege

Meet Noah Droege, fifteenth in our get-to-know-the-riders series. Noah also rode in 2015.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.    Looking toward the future can be a difficult and scary task. On the one hand, a barren wasteland torn apart by war and natural disaster. On the other, a utopian landscape blossoms to life, one where […]

2017 Rider Profile: Casey Cook

Meet Casey Cook, fourteenth in our get-to-know-the-riders series.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.   Casey is an active member of the 3rd Way Collective at Penn State. As a member of the Brethren church I have a very strong connection to the environment. My father is an environmental scientist and I grew up camping, hiking, […]

2017 Rider Profile: Jon Brockopp

Meet Jon Brockopp, thirteenth in our get-to-know-the-riders series.  Jon is the originator (2012) and leader of the annual trip, so you can browse through his  2016, 2015, and 2014, profiles, too.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.   This is my sixth year leading the PA IPL bike trip to DC, and it’s going to be our […]

2017 Rider Profile: Carina Renée

Meet Carina Renée, twelfth in our get-to-know-the-riders series.  The 2017 PA-to-DC ride  will take place  May 19-24.   Hi!! My name is Carina. I am 13 years old and I go to Park Forest Middle School and I’m one of the youngest people to be doing the PA IPL Bike Ride. I have decided to go on this trip […]