Man Treks Cross Country on Horseback to Promote Unity
Lynchburg, VA - A man on horseback rode through Lynchburg Wednesday carrying an American flag.Samuel Hopkins-Hubbard spoke with ABC13 News at Liberty University where he rode through campus and talked to equestrian students. His message is that we are one country, and we should stop so much infighting. He has ridden all the way from Oregon. In the saddle since April, he averages 20 miles a day.He finishes his ride in Virginia Beach on September 5th. He said one special place he wants to see in the next few days is Appomattox.
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