Race for the eXtraordinary: Fueling for 26.2

Categories: Blog, Other, Runners Program

Now that racing season is upon us, I want to take a moment to remind all of our runners about the importance of developing a race nutrition plan, especially those of you running a marathon. Running a marathon is no easy feat, but you can help yourself be as prepared as possible TO TACKLE those 26.2 …

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Meet Your 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathoners

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, Runners Program

The 2016 Bank of America Chicago Marathon will take place on Sunday, October 9. This year, we are excited to have the following fantastic four runners racing in honor of LuMind RDS Runners and cognition research! They all have very unique, but equally inspirational, stories. Here they are! David Crabbe is a newcomer to the LuMind …

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Race for the eXtraordinary: Runner Spotlight on Siobhan Pritchard!

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While many of us have been glued to our televisions trying to catch every moment of the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics, a star of our own has been hard at work, preparing for the race of a lifetime. This weekend, Siobhan Pritchard will head back to Leadville to compete in the Leadville 100 Mile Trail Run, a grueling 100 mile …

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Overcoming Mother Nature’s Hurdle: Third Annual 24-Hour Relay Run for Research a Success!

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You may recall that we first promoted the 24 Hour Relay Run a couple of months ago as a FUN way to bring friends, neighbors, relatives, and the local community together in support of LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation and Down syndrome cognition research. As a quick reminder, the idea for the 24 Hour Relay Run for Research …

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Meet our San Francisco Runners

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, News, Runners Program
We’re so excited to cheer on our runners participating in the San Francisco Marathon, Half Marathon, and 5k races this weekend! Please join us in supporting Megan Mozart, Leyda Simon, Reyna and Eduwin Rodriguez as they take on a hilly 26.2 miles Sunday morning. Megan began running with LuMind RDS Runners four years ago after …

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