About Us

Charlton DuRant and Lynn Petrotte produce the Big Ride Across America. 2014 was their fourth consecutive year directing this cross-country event as a benefit for the American Lung Association of the Mountian Pacific.

Lynn is a 2000 Big Ride alumni and cycling enthusiast. Charlton is a long term outdoor sports professional with a passion for cycling. Together they provide excellent care and attention to detail.

They operate the Big Ride Across America along with VeloSante http://velosantecyclingservices.com through their umbrella company, Bicycle Bliss LLC. Charlton and Lynn pride themselves on producing safe, custom cycling events, tours and support services for groups of cyclists with a focus on personalized service.  Follow them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/VeloSante or https://www.facebook.com/BigRideAcrossAmerica