Monthly Archives: June 2011

The Paradox of Our Age

Wisdom from the 14th Dalai Lama...
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2011 Philly Tri Weekend – All That and Then Some

This past weekend was the 7th Annual Philadelphia Insurance Triathlon; a race that is near and dear to me on multiple levels. I wear a few different hats during this event weekend. For one, it is one of our Team in Training events so myself, along with my two coaching partners Todd Wiley and Ken [...]
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Racing for Recovery™ to Screen the New Film, Running with Demons

Sylvania, Ohio – June 24, 2011 – Professional Counselor and Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III, Todd Crandell, will appear at Doylestown, Pennsylvania’s County Theater on July 21, 2011 for the screening of the new documentary film Running with Demons.
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Philadelphia Union Friends & Fun

 My daughter bought tickets for us to see last night’s Philadelphia Union soccer game as a Father’s Day gift . We had been talking about wanting to see a game so this was a great gift and surprise. I was able to spring a little surprise back on her as well. My daughter didn’t realize [...]
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I Got Wings

I just signed on to be an Imerman Angel. This is very similar to the cancer patient and survivor mentoring program that The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society does through their First Connections program that I am also involved with. Thanks to Ethan and to Jenna Benn for providing the motivation and inspiration to sign on.
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I Need You

I’m down on one knee asking for a pledge from anyone who can spare $20 to help make a significant change in the AIDS & HIV landscape. I’ll do the hard part ….. I’ll do all of the running to prepare for and race in the 2011 NYC Marathon. ….. you just need to make a donation…… and together, we make a difference.
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My New Race Available in eBook

My leukemia diagnosis and treatment story has now been converted to eBook format. My other titles are presently being coverted as well. Check them out at
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Gary Papa Run 4 Your Life 5k

The Gary Papa Run 4 Your Life 5k will be held on Father’s Day, June 20th.  Gary Papa, former Action News Sports Director passed away June 19, 2009 after a long fight against prostate cancer.  Papa became involved on the board for the race in 2005, and last year the race was renamed in his [...]
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New Ironman in New York

World Triathlon Corporation and New York City Triathlon has announced  the 2012 Ironman U.S. Championship will take place on August 11, 2012. This race will be the first-ever Ironman competition to be held in the New York City/New Jersey metropolitan region. “Bringing the Ironman experience to the New York City metropolitan area will allow athletes [...]
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New Liberty Sports Magazine Issue is Out

The June issue of LSM is posted online and on news stands. My feature articles can be found on page 20 (on John Winther) and page 64 (the courageous story of Tom and Pam Kramer and "Racing to Register") Come check them out.
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