Racing for Awareness

Darren is a 32 year old suffering from kidney failure.  Unfortunately, this is Darren's second time battling this disease.  On January 2, 2006, he received a kidney from his brother.  Today, Darren's body is now rejecting the kidney.  As a result, he has to give himself Peritoneal Dialysis four times a day; However, this being his second time battling this disease, Darren is determined not to let it defeat him.  In March 2014, Darren became an avid fourwheeler racer and is now a member of the Mid-East Hare Scramblers, a regional racing team.  
Darren Heistorborg is a person with alot of heart and strength.  He is teaching people, no matter what you have been dealt, you can defeat all odds. 

"My first race saved my life.  Finishing that race gave me the confidence to face kidney failure again." (Darren Heistorborg)

Darren started a foundation called Racing for Awareness to inspire others battling illnesses and/or life's struggles, like his first race inspired him. 

For more information, visit Racing For Awareness on facebook or contact:
Darren Heisterborg (910) 367-1838
Sara Little                       (910) 250-0000
Rebecca Malott           (910) 742-4071


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