There was a sense of unity in the struggle that the cyclists of Pi Kappa Phi fraternity endured Friday afternoon as they pushed uphill on South Palo Verde Boulevard in 114-degree weather.
Cyclists from Pi Kappa Phi Chapters around the country rode into Lake Havasu City Friday morning.
They're men on a mission to assist those with disabilities. They're members of the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity, and they're cycling across the nation as part of the 2015 Journey of Hope. Their goals are to raise funding for and awareness of people with disabilities.
A group of young men riding 4,210 miles from Seattle to Washington, D.C. made a stop in Butte Tuesday. They arrived at the Butte Family YMCA around noon, after leaving Philipsburg early Tuesday morning.
A group of fraternity brothers spend their summer cycling across the country to raise money and awareness for people with disabilities.
fraternity members are on a journey of hope. They pedaled their bikes into town to spread a message of acceptance. When members of Pi Kappa Phi rode into town to meet with children, there was a lot of cheering. Cyclist Ernesto Rodriguez says the interaction with kids is amazing.
A generation of college-aged bicyclists have not only seen the historical and cultural thread of the United States from the seat of their two-wheel mode of transportation but they also feel satisfied in knowing that they are making a difference with those less fortunate than them.