Catawba Student and Salisbury Battalion Chief Biking for Fallen Comrade
June 1, 2012EDITOR'S NOTE: Jay Baker is a Catawba College student pursuing his B.B.A. degree in the School of Evening and Graduate Studies. ;;
People who know Jay Baker realize he's been riding a bicycle most of his life.
The same could be said about his dedication to firefighting.
So when those two worlds come together in this year’s inaugural Carolina Brotherhood ride from Wilmington to Asheville, Baker will be one of the 30 firefighter cyclists pedaling for the family of a fallen brother.
"I'll be the old guy in the back," Baker says.
Not necessarily. Baker, 46, can hold his own on his Fuji. Read more...