Category Archives: Ohio

August 18, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Ohio – Pennsylvania Border

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Ohio – Pennsylvania Border: For Gilbert, Ohio had its share of uplifting events. She was moved by the unexpected support she received from the residents of East Cleveland at 7:30 PM in a neighborhood considered one of the most dangerous in the nation. Kindness of strangers included encouragement, advice, cheers, and the generous offer of a gallon of water. This event is made possible by the encouragement, coordination, and sponsorship of the U.S. Route 6 Tourist Association whose state and

August 12, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Aprylle Dawn @ Bowling Green, Ohio


As I shared previously, Aprylle makes frequent stops, marks her “stopping / pausing point”, then returning via car with her “Lifeline Support Driver” to resume her running. Aprylle is always very pleased to “pause” her running for various events, press interviews, etc.   I must share Aprylle is humbled and in awe “by all the attention my run for the kids is getting.” – “ It is like they have never seen a woman set a goal like this, which

August 9, 2015 Activity Update – US Route 6 – Gilbert leaves Indiana with so much to discover in Ohio!

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Indiana – Ohio Border: It’s been 3,000 miles since San Jose, CA native, Aprylle Gilbert, left home on April 28 and its 2,661 miles from Long Beach, CA where she picked up the western end of Route 6. Today Gilbert is exactly 3/4 of the way to meeting her goal of running 4,000 miles for charity in 4 months. (click on the image or click here for the Full Press Release)

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