North Holland Daily Newspaper story appeared June 4, 2013

Posted by on Jul 17, 2013 in Videos and Press Releases | No Comments

Following is a story written about my recent bicycle adventure in Holland, written by reporter Martijn Gijsbertsen and appeared in the June 4, 2013 isssue of the North Holland Daily Newspaper.  It’s a pdf link just click on and the story will open.  Below the link is an English translation of what the reporter said. […]

Mississippi County Times Story Oct 2, 2012

Posted by on Nov 1, 2012 in Videos and Press Releases | No Comments

Following is story done about the Old Guy while I was in Charleston, Misssouri the night of September 25th

Lake County Banner, Tiptonville, TN, Oct. 2, 2012

Posted by on Oct 25, 2012 in Videos and Press Releases | No Comments

Frank Briscoe, 10-2-12 Lake County Banner– Page 1 by Evan Jones, Tiptonville,TN  Compared to his last ride, Frank Briscoe’s trek from the headwaters of the Mississippito the Gulf of Mexicois just a hop, skip and a jump. Briscoe and his well-loaded bicycle made a stop in Tiptonville last Thursday as he makes his way from […]

Adventure Cycling Magazine Interview with the Old Guy

Posted by on May 10, 2012 in Videos and Press Releases | 10 Comments

I was totally surprised when Adventure Cycling Magazine contacted me for an interview which I did.  After answering a slug of questions for writer Alison Riley she put together a creative piece which borders on fantasy, reminds me of being a Walter Mitty.  Though I have done everything listed in the interview my exploits never seemed that […]

I’ve applied to be a contestant on the TV Reality show Survivor

Posted by on Jan 25, 2012 in Videos and Press Releases | 7 Comments

Yep, I’ve decided to test myself or at least hope to see how well I can survive on this TV show.  I’ve been a big fan of the show ever since it’s inception and thought I’d like to do that.  After completing my epic corner to corner crossing of America, I thought I just might have […]

Joplin Globe story Nov 7, 2011

Posted by on Nov 8, 2011 in Videos and Press Releases | 2 Comments

Lifestyles   Discussion November 7, 2011 Mission of mileage: Man tours across country on bicycle By Andra Bryan Stefanoni Globe Staff Writer The Joplin Globe Mon Nov 07, 2011, 11:11 AM CST NEVADA, Mo. — He knows he doesn’t look like Lance Armstrong. He really doesn’t care. All that matters to Frank Briscoe is that […]

Jack O’Dell Captures Crossing America on YouTube

Posted by on Nov 7, 2011 in Videos and Press Releases | One Comment

A high school classmate and good friend, Jack O’Dell created directed and produced this video about my adventure Crossing America.  I stayed with the O’Dells in Georgia on my journey.  Once you take a look at this video, make sure you enjoy Jack’s other productions, especially “Tiku-Aquarium Security Guard”.  Its a hoot! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3FkLODSppU&feature=related Jack saying […]

Northwest Herald, Crystal Lake, IL

Posted by on Jun 19, 2011 in Videos and Press Releases | No Comments

Monday, June 6, 2011 LOCAL NEWS AND VIDEO FOR MCHENRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS Central alum to take dream trip, fight MS By BRETT ROWLAND – browland@nwherald.com Frank Briscoe, 64 and a Crystal Lake Central alumnus, watches as his bicycle is tuned by Wheel Werks owner Bob Olsen in Crystal Lake. Briscoe is biking across the country […]

Joplin Globe Newspaper

Posted by on Apr 19, 2011 in Videos and Press Releases | No Comments

Nevada man, 64, planning cross-country bike ride By Andra Bryan Stefanoni Globe Staff Writer The Joplin Globe Sat Apr 16, 2011, 10:52 PM CDT Frank Briscoe, 64, of Nevada, has pledged to ride more than 6,000 miles across the United States to raise money to fight multiple sclerosis. Courtesy/Frank Briscoe   NEVADA, Mo. — A […]

Pool & Billiards Dealer Magazine picks up story

Posted by on Apr 18, 2011 in Videos and Press Releases | 2 Comments

Pool & Billiard Magazine April 2011 Frank Briscoe of Frank’s Center Bikes Across U.S.A. Frank Briscoe of Nevada, MO plans to ride his bicycle across  America. Symbolically and especially for the occasion, Frank’s bike is painted red, white and blue to honor America’s history and to commemorate his event. While he has never named any […]

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