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Another Challenge – The Spartan Race Seres

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  Since we’re all about challenging ourselves here at MS Run the US, we’re excited to offer our supporters the opportunity to challenge themselves as well in the Spartan Race Series for a 10% discount on regular registration cost!   To take advantage of the discount register for any event with the code “SPARTANBLOGGER”.   For more on the race…

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What is MS?…

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I want to pose a the question: to you… What is MS? Some reading this may have live with the disease, some may have someone they love living with the disease, and then others may only understand MS by know the definition. But what is it MS? How do we describe it MS to others? And, is there more to…

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NYC Finale Event Information

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Growing Up Mortal…

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Just a little thought from a recent writing of mine: “…I would run, knowing at some level, that I would go home to a mother who couldn’t leave the house unassisted.  I would hear the world around me worry about work or love or money, while arriving home to find my mom with a smile on her face and gratitude…

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Omaha Area MS Run the US Details

As MS Run the US nears Omaha we would like our supporters to have more detailed information of our whereabouts and how to connect with our runner & team! First, linked is a document outlining some route details. [S11 Route Details] For more up-to-date information about the whereabouts of our runner from day-to-day please check out the online map here:…

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Home, Sweet, Motorhome.

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I entered the non-profit world with my rose-colored glasses and Pollyanna attitude fixed neatly in place.  For the last five years I’ve been fighting to remain that young woman that believes miracles happen in a moment’s notice and that dreams really do come true. Life has a way of callousing a hopeful soul.  With wise mentorship and supportive loved ones…

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Baby It’s Cold Outside

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With the 2014 Relay team announced, segment assignments in hand, and the training program in place most of the runners are at the beginning of a long and memorable journey.  But let’s not forget it’s December, so more than half the team has some interesting and chilly weather conditions to run through in order to be best prepared for the…

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Daunting Challenges

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I was recently asked a question about overcoming challenges in an interview and thought I’d share my answer here in the blog. : ) Enjoy!   What do you do to prepare for a challenge so daunting, like MS Run the US? I focus on three tasks at a time.  I think life in general can be daunting if you…

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Joe.

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Joe. Joe who? Joe.  He has had a vast and direct impact on MS Run the US and myself personally.  He was apart of the small group of individuals – the MoneyMutuals and Denise Sykes of the world; the Joes – that give me the rose-colored notion that people help people simply because it’s good.  Because it’s the right thing…

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Make It Real

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I’ve run the finish of the MS Run the US – 2013 Relay before. I’ve run it thousands of times. The clarity of the experience is so vivid that I can feel the breeze rush across my face as my hands grip the adult disability stroller carrying my mom in front of me. I see the George Washington Bridge rise…

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