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Donate to My Causes
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Donate to My Causes

The challenges and adversity I will face during the race is nothing compared to what some people deal with on a daily basis. Please help me as I racing for them.  These are five of my favorite causes:

ALS (Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) - http://web.alsa.org/site/TR/3rdParty/NationalOffice?px=7465931&pg=personal&fr_id=11953

The Association le...

The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
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The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis


The Buoniconti Fund to Cure Paralysis & The Miami Project to Cure ParalysiNext Saturday, Tom Bishop will be embarking on The Route 66 Race. Starting on October 1 at 5am Central Time, this is a 2,494 mile solo bike race along Route 66 from Chicago, IL to Santa Monica, CA. Tom said he “chose this challenge over running a marathon or having a cocktail party to fundraise because it se...

Donate to Youth For Christ
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Donate to Youth For Christ

Youth for Christ Route 66 Bike Race

 BENEFITING: Youth For Christ Usa Inc

THE STORY:Detroit Metro Youth for Christ works with teenage, middle school and high school students. Our goal is to help teenagers navigate their adolescents with their faith intact. ...

Donate to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
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Donate to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

WELCOME TO MY TEAM IN TRAINING (TNT) HOME PAGE!

 

It takes more than one person to make up a team and that’s why I’m asking you to donate to my TNT fundraising page for TNT!  By participating as a member of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) TNT, I am raising funds to help find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients.

Your donatio...

The Race Begins Soon
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The Race Begins Soon

The race begins soon so please support me by:

Donating to one or all of my causes (every dollar helps) via the September 29th post "Donate to my Causes" or on the links tab and selecting the charity you wish to give to.  If there is no link, please use the link provided in the post "Donate to My Causes" and please remember to mention Tom Bishop when you donate.

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ALS -Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
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ALS -Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

Why am I biking across the counrty?
My friend Robert Bruno has ALS. Robert has a wife and two kids that are eight and ten years old and faced with fighting this deadly disease. So I am racing to not only help him, but everyone that has this disease.  With your help, we can find a cure for ALS.

I hope I can count on your support. I need caring people like you to support...

Donate to SafeSpace
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Donate to SafeSpace

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Join us in taking a stand and letting others know that "Love Shouldn't Hurt"!

SafeSpace offers victims of domestic violence safety, support and education, empowering them to create an independent life, free from violence. SafeSpace is the only Certified domestic violence Center saving lives 24/7 and preventing domestic violence th...

Lauren Bishop Interviews her Father
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Lauren Bishop Interviews her Father

LAUREN BISHOP INTERVIEWS HER FATHER ABOUT HIS

2,494 Miles: A Cross-Country Bike Race With Everything On Your Back By Lauren Bishop

Lauren Bishop: What is the Route 66 Bike Race, and why did you choose this challenge over others?

Tom Bishop: The Route 66 Race starts on October 1, 2016, at 5 A.M. Central Day Light Time and is a 2,494 mile race along Route 66 from Chicag...

Follow My Progress
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Follow My Progress

FOLLOW MY PROGRESS

Check out the "Links" tab at the top of the page to follow me on Facebook, Youtube and Instagram.

To see where I am, check out Trackleaders: http://trackleaders.com/route66-16i.php?name=Tom_Bishop


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About the Race
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About the Race

Just so you know, this is a SOLO race where the clock runs non-stop.  To complete the Route, I have to supply my own food / equipment, rent rooms, launder my clothing, even service my bike at commercial shops along the way. The intent is to ride unsupported between towns, and function self-supported when in towns. Any services I utilize must always be commercially available...