LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) – Gov. Pete Ricketts will hit the road with fellow bicyclists for part of this year’s Tour de Nebraska ride.
The governor is scheduled to ride out of Burwell in central Nebraska on Saturday morning. Ricketts is an avid biker, and awakens early most mornings to ride trails in Omaha or Lincoln.
This year’s tour began on Wednesday in Ravenna runs through Sunday. The 292-mile loop runs through St. Paul, Ord, Burwell and Broken Bow before finishing back in Ravenna.