Kids on two wheels enjoy one shining moment

December 18, 2010
by Stephanie Innes
Tucson Arizona Daily Star


As she fixed her helmet and hopped on her bike for a 15-mile spin last weekend, no one could have guessed that 11-year-old Elizabeth Estrella learned how to ride only in September.

Elizabeth is one of 16 participants who is part of this year's Jr. El Tour program, which trains children ages 11 to 14 to ride bicycles and rewards them with a bike of their own if they complete the program.


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