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George W Bush Still Rides A Bike

Like him or not, George W Bush is a cyclist.

20 wounded servicemen and women join 65-year-old George W. Bush for a 3 day, 100 km mountain bike ride through Palo Duro Canyon south of Amarillo Texas.

The former president led these Wounded Warriors and 50 others — journalists, secret service, sponsor guests — through 13 miles of trails on what one marathon running journalist described as a “two-hour 50-minute ordeal complete with skinned legs and elbows and sore ribs.”

Via Cyclelicio.us

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  1. Joe PeraltaMay 6, 2012 at 5:05 am

    George who?

  2. vegancommuterMay 9, 2012 at 7:52 pm

    …and looking as geeky as ever while doing it. mtb on the road? inefficient, just like his time in office.

  3. TrekkieMay 30, 2012 at 1:43 pm

    Geez give the guy a break! The wounded vets were on a Mountain Bike Ride….so GWB is riding one to. He WAS, after all, there to support/honour the wounded heroes!

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