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(VIDEO) A Wonderful, Unexpected Run/Walk to Fight Cancer with Tracey Scheppach and David Moore

Andy Plesser | Posted 04.01.2015 | Impact
Andy Plesser

FORT LAUDERDALE -  Cancer has touched so many of us -- and sometimes it hits very close to home.  Such is the case for SMG's EVP Tracey Scheppach wh...

What I Learned About Friendship By Running My First Half Marathon

Terri Peters | Posted 07.09.2014 | Healthy Living
Terri Peters

Through several miles of my race, I was preoccupied with whether or not my pace was fast enough to keep me from being swept from the course. It hit me then that I don't want to go through life with people who keep their heads down and press miserably toward their goal. May I choose partners in this race who stop for a selfie with Abe Lincoln or stop to enjoy the sunset when I'm busy rushing my kids out of the playground before dark.

13.1 Medals

Barbi Appelquist | Posted 04.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Barbi Appelquist

Two nights ago, I watched the Sochi Olympics opening ceremony along with more than 31 million Americans. I felt a sense of pride during the commercia...

Another Reason Charity Is Good For Your Health

Reuters | Posted 02.01.2014 | Impact

By Dorene Internicola NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) - Along with the usual reasons for losing weight, like fitting into a bikini and impro...

NYC Marathon Has 'Unprecedented' Number Of Unfilled Charity Slots

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 07.25.2013 | Impact

It ranks among the top races to run before you die, but New York’s upcoming marathon has an “unprecedented” number of charity slots available. ...

Charity Races More Competitive Than Ever

www.runnersworld.com | Posted 07.03.2013 | Impact

Say you missed out on a spot at the Chicago Marathon. You decide to get in by running for charity, so you hop on the race’s website and begin scroll...

Training for a 122-Mile Vegas Bike Ride & Trying Not to Be A Wimp About It

Ana Beatriz Cholo | Posted 09.19.2012 | Los Angeles
Ana Beatriz Cholo

I'm training for a 122-mile bike ride in Las Vegas in September. While trying to get in shape I'm also fundraising for cancer research, specifically for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Patient Behind Running-For-Charity Movement Races For Cancer Research

Georgia Cleland | Posted 08.04.2012 | Impact
Georgia Cleland

It's times like these that families hug each other a lot, and cry a lot, and try to savor those sweet moments that are so good, and try to push out the bad and hope it all goes away. I know. I heard about all that in the years since my recovery. And one of the things my Dad did back then -- when I was sick and there wasn't much he could do for me -- has had a lasting effect on a whole lot of people. And now it's part of me too.

STUDY: Cause Races Brought In $40 Million More For Charity In 2011 Than Previous Year

Posted 03.16.2012 | Impact

Sweating do-gooders ran, walked and jump-roped their way through 2011 to raise more money for charity than they did a year earlier, according to a rec...

Sounding a Horn for TAPS

Dave Ungrady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Ungrady

We should hardly be surprised that the number of people participating in marathons and half marathons has contributed to record growth at a time when the global economy continues to struggle and jobs are still scarce.