Tag Archives: Running

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

37 Days To Go… Featured Athlete Zachary & Things Are Heating Up!

Featured Athlete: Zachary

We wanted to first thank Mr. & Mrs. Yocum for their kind & generous donation they made to Athletes in Tandem! They are the sweet grandparents of Zachary this posts featured athlete.

Zachary, we just found out, has competed in 32 events with Athletes in Tandem! That’s pretty amazing, considering the organization has only been around for 3 years! Way to go Zachary & family! Below are some kind words from Zachary’s Mother talking about Athletes in Tandem involvement in his/their lives; Continue reading

57 Days To Go..Fort Collins 3rd Fittest & New Athlete

We wanted to have a warm welcome to the newest athlete with Athletes in Tandem, David Gallaway! He just completed his first race, The Dam Half, in Denver this past weekend alongside Dennis. We’ll be looking forward to seeing more of David this year in a number of competitions!

Training: 

The past few weeks have flown by and we do apologize for not getting more posts up. We have surely been logging the miles on our long weekend runs as well as during the week. Two weeks ago Stephanie completed a 20 mile run, her first, which went pretty well. Continue reading

94 Days To Go…Featured Athlete Jamie

Featured Athlete: Jamie

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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

152 Days To Go…Wrapped Up!

Thanks to all who came out & supported us at the Barnes & Noble gift wrapping fundraiser! We were able to reach out to many community members who were not aware of Athletes in Tandem & everyone was happy to donate to such an inspiring cause. Continue reading

155 Days To Go…Thank You Gentry Family & Featured Athlete Brady

We graciously want to thank the Gentry Family, Reggie & Tod, for a wonderful donation to Athletes in Tandem! This will help facilitate an incredible experience for deserving athletes.

Featured Athlete:

We will begin featuring athletes that have participated with Athletes in Tandem in past events & share their stories with you. We hope these athletes touch your heart as much as they touch ours~

Brady O’DonnellĀ  Continue reading

158 Days To Go…Stretching Out

It has been a great week so far. Monday night we went to our first Bikram yoga class, which was incredible. Continue reading