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!

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, Other, Runners Program

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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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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NDSC Wrap Up

Categories: Blog, Meet Our Friends, News, Runners Program
We loved seeing so many familiar faces and making new friends at the National Down Syndrome Congress Convention in Orlando, Florida. We’ve gathered some pictures below – enjoy! Big thanks to the Helferich family, especially Lucas, who worked hard to promote the Runners program at our table. Thank you! On Saturday morning Dr. Michael Harpold, Chief Scientific …

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Ann & Dee’s Memorial 24 Hour Relay Run for Research

Categories: Blog, Events, Meet Our Friends, News, Runners Program
Looking for a FUN way to raise money for LuMind Research Down Syndrome Foundation without all the stress of planning a complicated event or gala? Take a look at the Ann & Dee’s Memorial 24 Hour Relay Run for Research! Lisa Arnoa and Matt MacDougall came up with the idea for the the 24 Hour Relay Run for Research …

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