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THE STORY:

I have been on a journey like no other! Five years ago I had a heart attack, weighing 437lbs I was killing myself.
I met a group called Team Challenge, they raise money for Crohn's and Colitis Foundation.

I have no connection with Crohn's or Colitis, but this group of people saved my life. They helped me get out and live life,and helped me lose weight.

My life changed two years ago, I was diagnosed with Advanced Aggressive Stage Rheumatoid Arthritis. My feet were first until I started on meds. After meds my knees,shoulders and hands fall to RA. My year started with my 16th half marathon in Los Angeles, New Year's Race. Since I have decreased mobility, which brings me here. I started this journey at the 2010 Las Vegas half marathon, and I want to finish my half marathon part of my journey at the place I started with the team that got me started.
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation, helps across the US. Programs that help children deal and understand the awful disease.
Adults and children, this disease has no limits, but with fundraising activities like the half marathons and walks these programs wouldn't be available. I have a lot of respect for this cause, I have had many team mates, who had to have so many surgeries and long hospital stays. And then see them fight the pain and race...racing for a cure! Every dollar helps...each donation helps one more needed program to stay open.
My mom passed away October 1,2014, at her funeral people told me how much she talked about my racing. I have had many blessings and memories with each race. Doing these races brought my son to join me, I have made memories with both my boys. One day they will look at the medals and know I didn't give up, I did it til I couldn't walk no more!
I know this is long, but I thank you for taking the time to read this. I ask for your support and help me reach my goal by October 31,2014! All donations are tax deductible! From anywhere in the U.S

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