As an ongoing part of my recovery process, both physically and mentally, I am competing in an Ironman in May 2018 and would like to see if I can raise a few dollars to help support a local organization that supports those going through cancer treatment and the recovery process.
An Ironman event is a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bicycle ride and a 26.2 mile marathon run, unfortunately all taking place during the same day. A year ago I had no idea that I'd be giving this a shot and 18 months ago, during the darkest times of my treatment, it would have been a laughable idea.
The total distance for the day is 140.6 miles which is why I am asking for a donation of $1.40, or even $14.06 if you're feeling suitably flush. The Cancer Support Community ( www.cancersupport.net)
estimate that $500 will provide support to one cancer patient for a year.
Many thanks for reading this and for your contribution. To learn more about me, please visit www.si405.com
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