The LuMind 321 Virtual Run is On! What’s Your 321 Activity?

Categories: Events, News, Other, Runners Program
Join us and register your 321 activity to celebrate World Down Syndrome Day! In 2013, Siobhan Pritchard created the World Down Syndrome Day 321 Virtual Run for LuMind RDS for anyone, anywhere to “actively” support people with Down syndrome because she cared. LuMind™ Research Down Syndrome Foundation (LuMind RDS) CARES since we believe Cognition And Research Empowers Success.  …

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Why This Mom Changed T-Shirts 26 Times While Running the NYC Marathon

Categories: Meet Our Friends, News, Runners Program, Why Support Research?
This week 18 marathon runners are hitting the NYC streets in all 5 boroughs to raise funds and awareness for LuMind RDS while surviving a very challenging running event — the TCS New York City Marathon. One of our dedicated LuMind RDS runner took it to a whole new level of awareness by dedicating each …

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Race for the eXtraordinary: Negative Splits for the Win

Categories: Blog, Other, Runners Program

Why should you aim to run a negative split in your next race (marathon, half marathon, 10-miler, even 10Ks and 5Ks)? For one, you’ll win a new pair of running shoes, courtesy of New Balance (if your race is a marathon). In addition, you’ll save yourself from the pain and agony of a tough breakdown late …

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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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