Two wheels and empowerment

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Two wheels and empowerment

Humanitarian, author on cycling in Afghanistan
In 2009, author and activist Shannon Galpin became the first documented woman to mountain bike in Afghanistan.
Author Shannon Galpin, left, rides with Afghanistan’s first national women’s cycling team.
Courtesy photo

Shannon Galpin will appear at an event in Durango on Thursday to talk about her book, Mountain to Mountain.
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Author and activist Shannon Galpin will discuss her memoir, Mountain to Mountain, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durango, 419 San Juan Drive. Tickets are $8 and are available at Maria’s Bookshop.

Two wheels and empowerment

In 2009, author and activist Shannon Galpin became the first documented woman to mountain bike in Afghanistan.
Author Shannon Galpin, left, rides with Afghanistan’s first national women’s cycling team.
Courtesy photo

Shannon Galpin will appear at an event in Durango on Thursday to talk about her book, Mountain to Mountain.
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