About DKMS US

About DKMS US

At the end of the run, you will have the opportunity to sign up as a potential stem cell donor with DKMS US. DKMS US is part of the world’s largest stem cell donor center. Every day DKMS is facilitating 21 stem cell transplants from the pool of  over 10.7 million...
Meet Marie

Meet Marie

By: Marie Bartoletti My name is Marie Bartoletti, and I am a proud daughter, mother, girlfriend, and athlete. I have done many things in my life! I was born on August 2nd, 1957, in Kalamazoo, Michigan. I was born into a large family with four brothers and two sisters!...
Benefits of Smoothies vs Juices

Benefits of Smoothies vs Juices

By: Sohail Basirat Hi everyone, this is Sohail, owner of I Love Juice Bar. One of the most common questions we get asked at our Lakewood store is, “Can you explain the difference between your juice and smoothies?”. So let’s dive right in and solve this long standing...
One Badass High Heel Running Mama

One Badass High Heel Running Mama

You think you are Badass?!? Checkout this mama. From: Lindsey – @confessionsofarunningmama Run Project runner, Lindsay (on Instagram as @confessionsofarunningmama) is known for wearing either heels or running shoes everywhere she goes. So it is no surprise that...
How to Have a Conversation About Suicide

How to Have a Conversation About Suicide

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention – Central Texas is the Charity Partner for Badass Texas. BY: Jayne Whisnant I was 18 the first time I asked someone if they were thinking about suicide. I had sensed a friend was struggling for several weeks, though...
Running in the Time of the Pandemic

Running in the Time of the Pandemic

By: Carolyn Macduff I stepped on the starting pad of the Race to the Cave Half Marathon in Woodville, Alabama, with 674 other runners this past weekend. Running an official race was something I hadn’t done since early February of 2020, and I wasn’t sure if I should...