Why We Are Fighting MS
MS Stops people from moving. The National MS Society exists to make sure it doesn't. A close relative of mine has MS and thus our team and I are personally motivated to join the fight against this disease.
What better way to fight a disease that inhibits movement than an event that is all about movement, and lots of it. Hopefully our efforts will inspire YOU to join the action and donate to this important cause.
I will be racing in the 2013 Badwater Ultramarathon with a solid support team to try to get me from the start to the finish without suffering severe heat stroke, shedding my stomach lining, or having kidney failure. What is Badwater? It is:
Here's a good primer video clip: www.youtube.com/watch?v=v-e4bOLAuXg
Why You Should Donate
My team and I will quite literally be going the extra mile, and then some. Please join us in the fight against MS by going the extra mile and donating to this important, life changing organization.
Extra mile donations of ANY amount get our respect and thanks.
Surely you can spare $50 or $100 in recognition of our insane madness?
An extra mile donation over $250, and you'll get your choice of a Team Supporter T-shirt or coffee mug (paid for by me, not out of your donation).
An extra mile donation over $2,500, and you'll get a ~ 4'x6' handwoven Afghan carpet personally selected and brought back from Afghanistan by me. Retail value is likely around $2,000...