By Christie Walton | Fox 4 Kansas City | Fox4KC.com | March 26, 2012
BEAUFORT, S.C. — A 71-year-old retired marine is hitting the road for a good cause. Rick Hermerlin plans to pedal across the U.S. to raise money for the Semper Fi Fund.
Semper Fi is the Marine motto. It stands for “Always Faithful” or “Always Loyal”.
Hermerlin plans to pedal his eliptigo bike from the south to the west coast in 100 days. He says because he is a former Marine, the cause is close to his heart and that’s why he chose Parris Island as the place to kick off this trip. Read the rest of this entry »