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Roy and Lynn's Parkinson's Ride Across America!!

posted Oct 4, 2012, 4:43 PM by Dianne James
We would like to take this opportunity to introduce you to the PD Challenge 2012 - Roy and Lynn's Parkinson's Ride Across America! 

Roy was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 2009 and he and his wife have since been dedicated to raising awareness to those afflicted with PD. Roy, age 55, had DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation) surgery in July of this year to help alleviate his symptoms of Parkinson's. 

Since his diagnosis, Roy has been extremely devoted to supporting this cause and has been proactive in a variety of fundraising events. Now, in honor of his surgery, 

Roy and his wife, Lynn, have decided to do something extraordinary in a continued effort for awareness of PD by embarking on a 4,000 mile journey across the United States via bicycle with their two dogs in an effort to raise funds and awareness to those suffering from Parkinson's disease.

To find out more go to their website:  http://www.pdchallenge.com/
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