On May 23, 2014 my brother-in-law Will Gillespie lost his life in a tragic motorcycle accident.  Will was the perfect man for my sister and treated her like a princess.  I could not have asked for anyone better.  Will was my brother, a husband, a friend, a son, a uncle.  He was a Marine, a high school teacher, a high school volleyball coach.....but most importantly Will was a dreamer.  Will would always talk about someday competing in the Badwater Ultramarathon, considered one of the toughest races in the world.  I always thought he was nuts.  In honor of Will I am challenging myself to do something I said I would never do, compete in a 100 mile mountain bike race in the Ozark mountains.  While my goal is to just complete it I also want to raise money for a good cause.  I want to raise $3000 for 5 Acres Animal Shelter, a place that was very special for Will and my sister.  Please join me and challenge me.  I am so greatful for everyone in my life and thank you so much for your donation!!!

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    • $50 
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    • $100 
    • 82 mos
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    • $250 
    • 83 mos
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    • $300 (Offline)
    • 83 mos
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    • $100 (Offline)
    • 83 mos
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Ryan Brown 
City of Saint Peters, MO
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