Team LIVESTRONG is taking on the Bank of America Chicago Marathon in October with more than 50 teammates who have already raised $25,000 for the Foundation. Hear from Team LIVESTRONG participant Jimena Peña-Garza as she tells LIVESTRONG how she’s honoring her father’s memory by taking on her first full marathon while raising funds and awareness for the Foundation.
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News And Updates
The LIVESTRONG Foundation’s Team LIVESTRONG is proud to announce the nationwide 550 Relay has successfully been in full-swing this week! Runners in every state across the country have been simultaneously completing a marathon relay that lasts over the course of five days from June 21-25, 2014. Each of the 11 runners/teams complete one marathon on a predetermined route 78.6 miles long, or the equivalent of three full marathons. The funds raised will go towards Camp Kesem, a camp for kids whose parents have been diagnosed with cancer, and the LIVESTRONG Foundation.
This past weekend Team LIVESTRONG took on the Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend with more than 100 runners and walkers who raised $55,000 for the mission. The team kicked-off the weekend by celebrating their success at an appreciation dinner on the beach Friday night. Three amazing fundraisers were recognized for their hard work and dedication for the mission.