Carolina Brotherhood announces 2nd annual ride across North and South Carolina

From the Asheville Fire Department:

The Carolina Brotherhood ride covering 700 miles to honor 6 fallen police officers from North and South Carolina will be riding through Asheville this Friday, August 16, 2013. This year’s 27 bicycle riders, including 6 from the Asheville Fire Department, will stop for a quick refueling break at the downtown station, at 100 Court Plaza, around 9:15 a.m. on Friday before hitting the road to their final destination of Boone, NC.

For more information regarding the ride, to buy a t-shirt or to make a donation please go to You can also follow their trip on the Carolina Brotherhood Facebook page at
Media and citizens are encouraged to come out and show their support.

For information about last year’s ride, go to


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