By Wendy Victora of Northwest Florida Daily News | Stars and Stripes | Stripes.com | June 18, 2012
A combat-wounded Marine and two other Marine veterans continued their bicycle trek across Northwest Florida on Monday, raising awareness and funds for the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund.
Ben Maenza, a 23-year-old double amputee from Tennessee, is pedaling the entire route with his arms.
“It’s been really interesting, really hot,” said Maenza, taking a lunch break at Gulf Islands National Seashore west of Navarre Beach. “We’ve had people stop us when we’re riding on the road and give us money to put toward the fund. Read the rest of this entry »