Run4papa

Inspired by my “Papa,” a lifelong pediatrician who lost his battle to dementia.

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Papa
The most patient and selfless man with the most gentle smile in the room. A lifelong pediatrician who cared for thousands of children and eased the concerns of their parents. An extraordinary man, father, grandfather who would do anything and everything for another human being.
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Jason
I’m a marketer by day, runner and dementia fundraiser by night. I am extremely passionate about raising awareness and funds for dementia research. Since I’ll sleep plenty when I am dead, I figured why not do anything and everything possible to find a cure for this terrible disease.
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Northwestern University
With decades of experience studying Alzheimer’s and other related dementia, Northwestern University is a world-renowned research facility. Over 50 researchers and clinicians in 14 departments contribute to the mission of enhancing patient treatment and ultimately seeking a cure to this terrible disease.
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2016 Athens Marathon – It All Started Here

The Athens Marathon is like no other on Earth. According to legend, it covers the same ground that the Athenian messenger Philippides ran when he brought news of victory from the battlefield of Marathon 2,500 years ago to announce the Greeks’ defeat over the Persians. As a runner looking to complete

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The Hatfield and McCoy Marathon: No Feudin’, Just Running!

The Historic Feud: Family, Honor, Justice, Revenge and a Vicious 26.2

The Hatfields and McCoys. Mere mention of their names stirs up visions of a lawless and unrelenting family feud that would span generations. The Hatfield-McCoy Marathon lived up to its reputation of being the Weather Channels “15 toughest

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How the Love of Music and Alzheimer’s Connected Over 130 People Together

 3 Total Strangers Found a Way
Imagine losing your mom. Now imagine losing your mom and your partner’s mom in the same year due to Alzheimer’s. This is how I was introduced to Susan Hilger and Tim Minkkinen, owners of Tahti Guitars in Charlotte, North Carolina. We spoke on the phone

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$201.442K+
Raised
35
Races
7
Continents
4,344
Miles Run