Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Sunriver Marathon for the Cause!

Looking forward to running my 254th marathon at the new Sunriver Marathon for a Cause this weekend and honored to be the pasta dinner  featured speaker!

http://www.sunriver-resort.com/landing/sunriver-marathon-event-schedule.php

Monday, August 29, 2011

Warrior Marathon Runner in Pink!

Getting ready to start the Alki Beach Run 5K yesterday in Seattle. Had just finished my inspirational message to the runners!

Sunday, August 28, 2011

Alki Beach 5k

Had a great time today as the pre race inspirational speaker and then running the 5k race. Here is a great article published about the race.

http://westseattleblog.com/2011/08/alki-beach-5k-tomorrow-join-warrior-marathon-runner

Friday, August 26, 2011

Eastern Washington University Football Team

What an amazing evening inspiring the 90 student athletes of the Division I  National Champion Eastern Washington University football team! Not everyday you get a standing ovation from a group of outstanding young men and touch a National Championship trophy!

Monday, August 22, 2011

Comcast SportsNet video Breast Cancer Awarenss

Here it is, the Comcast SportsNet interview I filmed 2 weeks ago in Washington DC. It is 7 minutes long, I am at the start and then the last 2 minutes. Very inspiring!!

http://www.wnba.com/video/wnba/2011/08/22/EP1073Libertygamewebmov-1799707

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Eastern Washington University Football Team

Have been asked by Coach Beau Baldwin of Eastern Washington University to come speak to his 2010 Division I National Champion Football team next week at their fall practice! Wow, what an honor to inspire the national champions! Overcoming breast cancer has taken me down some amazing paths!

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Women's Running Magazine

Here it is......The Sept/Oct issue of Women's Running. This should be on the newsstands by next week and online at www.womensrunning.com by August 24th. What an honor to be featured nationally. "Survivor Stories: Three Women Who Ran Through Breast Cancer"

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Project Athena Seattle race series

It is an honor to be selected as one of the featured survivors for the Project Athena Seattle race series on October 1st. Here is a great article!

http://www.projectathena.org/survivors/seattle.html

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Upcoming Breast Cancer Awareness Events

Full schedule coming up the next 2 months!

-August 28th, Guest Speaker at the Alki Beach Run 5k in Seattle
-September 4th, Pasta Dinner Speaker at the Sunriver, Oregon Marathon for a Cause, and 254th marathon!
-September 25th, Race for the Cure, Coeur d' Alene, Idaho
-October 1st, Project Athena race series Seattle, running the 10k
-October 5th, Susan G Komen Survivor Luncheon Spokane
-October 9th, Portland Marathon, marathon #255!
-October 30th, Marine Corp Marathon Washington DC #256!

New York Liberty Leilani Mitchell

Had the opportunity to meet New York Liberty Leilani Mitchell prior to the Mystics game at the shoot around. She is from a small town just south of Spokane. Very proud of her!

WNBA Mystics

My Comcast SportsNet feature will be available online at www.washingtonmystics.com on Monday August 22nd. Had a great time with Kelly Miller.

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Washington Mystics Comcast SportsNet Interview

Wow, what a night here in Washington DC....... Filmed my interview for the Mystics Comcast SportsNet program called Mystic Magazine that will air August 20th, the Mystics ended their 4 game losing streak with an awesome win,  and I had a one on one meeting with both Kelly Miller from the Mystics and Leilani Mitchell from the Liberty! They treated me like a Rockstar!

Thursday, August 4, 2011

Washington DC trip

Headed to Washington DC tomorrow to attend the WNBA basketball game between the Washington Mystics and the New York Liberty! Excited to be apart of their pre game shoot around and film the breast cancer awareness interview for their Comcast SportsNet feature! Also will have the opportunity to visit one on one with both Kelly Miller from the Washington Mystics and Leilani Mitchell from the New York Liberty.