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Stroke Challenge - Challenge Yourself. Challenge Stroke.
NYC Triathlon

2014 New York City Triathlon

Aug. 3, 2014

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“I race to improve stroke prevention, outcomes, and education.”

—Dr. W. Alvin McElveen, Neurologist

National Stroke Association was proud to host a team of runners for the 2014 New York City Triathlon. Because of their efforts, we are able to continue to increase public education, improve quality of life for stroke survivors and their families and improve education outreach to healthcare professionals.

Interested in joining the Stroke Challenge team? Learn more at www.stroke.org/getactive or contact Crystal Blaylock at events@stroke.org.

This year, we’re offering NEW team benefits:

  • Guaranteed entry into the 2014 New York City Triathlon Stroke Challenge team
  • National Stroke Association Stroke Challenge team dry-fit shirt
  • Access to discounted hotel location in New York City
  • Opportunity to gain fundraising based incentives, such as official Stroke Challenge team apparel
  • Opportunity to participate in honor of your own experience or that of a loved one touched by stroke
  • Access to National Stroke Association’s personal fundraising website to set up your online fundraising page

Already have a spot in the triathlon, but still want to join the Stroke Challenge team? Pledge to raise at least $500 for National Stroke Association and you’re on the team! The deadline to join the team and receive a shirt is July 1, 2014. You can still join us after this date, but will not guarantee a shirt.

Team Member Responsibilities

  • Meet or exceed the fundraising minimum by Sept. 30, 2014
  • Coordinate and purchase all travel and hotel arrangements
  • Payment of any race associated fees

Meet This Year's Team

Read why they are on the 2014 Stroke Challenge team.

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Caitlin A.

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Trudy E.

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Kristina M.

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Wendy S.

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