Sunday, April 22, 2012
President Bush to participate in Second Annual Warrior 100K ride
Amarillo, Texas, will be a-buzz with activity this week when former President George W. Bush arrives in town for the Second Annual Warrior 100K mountain bike ride. Taking place April 26-28, the President will join 20 wounded warriors from Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom at Palo Duro Canyon State Park.
The ride is part of the George W. Bush Presidential Center's Military Service Initiative.
■ What: The Bush Center Second Annual Warrior 100K Ride
■ When: Thursday through Saturday
■ Where: Palo Duro Canyon State Park
■ Information: Former President George W. Bush will ride with 20 military personnel from across the U.S. who were significantly injured in Iraq and Afghanistan. The event is invitation-only. Palo Duro will remain open, but there will be periodic trail closures.