Tag Archives: running

Survivor, I thought, that was going to be me

My first interaction with The Ulman Cancer Fund (UCF) was not as a survivor but as a supporter. I found out about UCF when I signed up for its inaugural Half Full Triathlon in 2010. After watching my dad go … Continue reading

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You’re not an aluminum girl, you’re an Iron Girl. Fight!

I’ve been fortunate to see so many ladies train for their first Iron Girl through Team Fight over the last several months. It’s made me so proud to watch many of you perfect your stroke, run faster, and get up … Continue reading

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Here’s what Brian really does!

5 years ago UCF launched a formal initiative titled “Awareness Through Sport”.  I wanted to share a little of the history behind this initiative as it is now my career!  As and ex-jock, I am extremely thankful of how sport … Continue reading

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The Fight is Far From Over

The journey is over. Did it even happen? Three weeks in RVs and Vans running across AMERICA. When you say it out loud it sounds so IMPOSSIBLE, but we just did it. So what else could be POSSIBLE… that we … Continue reading

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Why We Run

In the dark of the night, (11pm on Monday March 26th to be exact) our team gathered in a circle around our bags on the side of the road in Brawley, CA. I don’t know much about Brawley, but it … Continue reading

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Kicking off Cancer to 5K!

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of joining our survivor runners, coaches, alumni, friends, family, and fellow staff members at a truly special event, the Cancer to 5K Spring Season Kickoff Dinner. The 2012 Kickoff was the first time in … Continue reading

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Cancer to 5K – NOVA/DC Team

This past Sunday June 5, 2011 our NOVA/DC Cancer to 5K Team took to the streets of Bethesda to run their end of the season goal race, the Capital Crescent 5K.  Some of the participants shared their thoughts on the … Continue reading

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Trevor’s Story

By: Trevor Bynoe I was diagnosed with gray-zone lymphoma back in November 2009. I went to the doctor one day to make sure my cough wasn’t the swine flu and instead found out that I had a 10 cm mass … Continue reading

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What I’m Doing This Weekend…

…Marathon #2 in 2 weeks. I swear I’m not certifiably insane, although some would argue, but yes I am doing my second marathon within a 2 week span. First was Boston, next up Big Sur!  Known as one of the … Continue reading

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Broad Street, South Street, Spring Garden Street…..

That’s right folks – Team Fight is going to Philadelphia.  This week we were welcomed by our friends at Competitor Network as an official charity of the Philadelphia Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon! We’re very excited about this addition to our … Continue reading

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