Posts Tagged with "inspirational story"

Fox Valley Doctor Cycles to Pike’s Peak to Fight Cancer

Monday, June 28, 2010

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Fox Valley Doctor Cycles to Pike’s Peak to Fight Cancer

Sometimes to move a mountain, you have to climb one. I read this Daily Herald article today with great interest. A local private practice surgeon specializing in Breast Cancer, Bob Maganini, will be riding his bike 1,000 plus miles to the base of Pike’s Peak in Colorado, where he will put down the bike and hike to the 14,000ft summit.

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Grandfather Finishes Triathlon to Fight Leukemia

Monday, June 21, 2010

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Grandfather Finishes Triathlon to Fight Leukemia

This video is one of those amazing stories. My family had the honor to be at the Inspirational Dinner for Team in Training before the Elkhart Lake Triathlon when the story of Lauryn, who has Leukemia and her grandfather, Tom Rushworth was featured. Tom ran the Olympic Distance Triathlon at Elkhart lake to "honor his personal hero" and granddaughter, Lauryn. His story was featured on the news in Indianapolis. Tom is a member of the Indiana Team in Training Chapter.

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