Run4papa

Bayshore Boulevard: Tampa, Florida

 The World’s Longest Continuous Sidewalk

Before making the trip out to Tampa, I was trying to locate a local 5K or 10K race in the city.  Despite my best internet researching efforts (and others), I was unable  to locate any official races over labor day weekend.  Of course,

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Warrior Dash

Mud. Sweat. Beer.

There has been a ton of hype heading into the Warrior Dash out here in Huntersville, North Carolina.  There was a tremendous amount of excitement stemming from people in the local and surrounding communities; however, the threat of hurricane Irene made the potential postponement or

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Are you a warrior?

Live from the Warrior Dash

Here are a couple videos that were recorded at the Warrior Dash race in Huntersville, North Carolina…please feel free to comment!
Pre-race Warrior Dash Commentary:

Mud. Sweat. Beer! Warrior Dash Teaser
Head-to-Toe Wrap-up:

To read my step-by-step account of the race go

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The “Wizard of Knoxville”

Dementia diagnosis will not stop Pat Summitt

They’ve called Pat Summitt a ground breaker, a legend, an inspiration and the “Wizard of Knoxville,” a nod to UCLA’s John Wooden, who may be the only college basketball coach who can compare.
She’s recorded more than 1,000 victories at Tennessee in women’s

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Major ALS Breakthrough at Northwestern University

Researchers discover common cause of all forms of ALS

I have partnered with Northwestern’s Feinberg School of Medicine to help create awareness for PPA research.  A couple days ago, this department had a MAJOR breakthrough in the researching and testing of the brutal disease ALS, also known as Lou

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72 Hours of Silence

Rose Goes Quiet
Rose, who works at Connect, is doing a 3 day sponsored silence as part of our Fantastic 50 challenge – to raise money and awareness for Connect and people with aphasia.
“I am too lazy to run a marathon and I have already jumped out of a

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My First Trail Race Run (10K)

Silence in the Woods
I have been looking forward to my latest race for quite some time.  Having never run a trail race before, I was told by many friends to purchase trail shoes as opposed to my normal running pair.  Trail shoes are made to better absorb the rough terrain and provide extra

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Meeting A Living Legend

How I Got to Run Side by Side Bill Rodgers

22 Time Marathon WINNER Bill Rodgers Endorses Run4Papa!
I I was told there was a man named Bill who had run the Boston Marathon 4 times and would be the keynote speaker.  Whether it was because I was up

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Testimonials

Have a good story to share about Dr. Louis “Papa” Heyman?
Want to say something directly to “Papa”?
Please feel free to share any thoughts, feelings or memories that come to mind by writing: [email protected]

“CONGRATULATIONS again! This video montage is so powerful it took my breath away!

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