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Pushing Yourself & Someone Else, Why Not?

Summer has quickly gotten away from us & Athletes in Tandem couldn’t be any busier with races! There have been many new athletes participating this summer with AiT & all are having the time of  their lives. Postings will begin to pick back up again on the blog here as our schedules allow. But for now we wanted to share a few opportunities for you to participate in as an athlete to help further AiT’s mission, showcase a few photos from events this summer & direct you to a few newspaper articles & other media that has featured AiT. Continue reading

Thank You For Your Support

We cannot thank everyone enough for supporting us in completing our first marathon & donating to Athletes in Tandem. Your generosity, encouraging words &  enthusiasm made this whole experience a huge success. In total we raised $7,672.00, which supports Athletes in Tandem in providing many more experiences to athletes of every ability.

Thank you businesses & family sponsors that donated enough to receive a spot our on marathon shirts:

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Marathon…Completed

Take a moment to imagine…

The sound of a raging river rushing by, the soft pounding of 1,000’s of feet hitting pavement & the chirp of birds waking up with the morning sun;  the view of a beautiful sunrise in between tall canyon walls giving the exposed bedrock and Lodgepole pines a red & yellow glow; & the cool, crisp, mountain air providing an exhilarating rush of adrenaline.

That was what it was like for the first 17 miles. Amazing. Spirits were high, the air was brisk & everyone’s legs were cruising down the hills. Just before mile 19, we had the most wonderful uplifting surprise. Our friends Kris, Roy, Rachel & Aspen all SCREAMING at the top of their lungs cheering us on & then running with us ¼ of the way up the only hill in the course. Continue reading

48 Days To Go…Less Than 10 Weeks & Personal Goal Reached!

Group shot from St. Patty’s Day Sharin the Green 5K

Spring Has Sprung:

What an incredible spring this has turned out to be! We couldn’t be happier with the amazing weather we have been having. Running outside is the way to go for us & without the typical snow & ice we had been getting for a few weeks, there hasn’t been much running done on treadmills in quite a while now. Continue reading

101 Days To Go…Thank You Stanton’s & training update!

We would like to thank Mr. & Mrs. Stanton, dear friends from Michigan, for donating to help support Athletes in Tandem! Your kind donation will help support challenged athletes to participate in competitive events.

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125 Days To Go…Happy New Year!!

We hope you all have had the most wonderful start to the new year! Our training has stayed consistent throughout the holidays and we have managed to increase our long run mileage to 15miles! Quite a milestone for both of us, as it is the furthest we have both run. Continue reading

145 Days To Go…Dec. 20 at Whole Foods in Fort Collins

The days are quickly passing as we continue to train & fund-raise! We just got approved to be a charity Whole Foods Market donates 5% of their profits to for one day! We couldn’t be more excited! If you will be near Fort Collins, CO on December 20th please stop by Whole Foods Market & purchase something. We will be there from  10-4pm to answer any questions or just to say “hello” to.  There will be a post closer to the date to help you remember to stop by as well. Continue reading

170 Days To Go … Donate Button Added!!

Great news! Finally installed a “Donate” button/link onto our blog & on our Facebook page. Thank you video tutorials, couldn’t have done it without you. Continue reading