Race of Our Lives - Pulmonary Hypertension Association

Track Team PHenomenal Hope on the Race Across America

Team PHenomenal Hope in front of the RVTeam PHenomenal Hope finished the 3,020 mile Race Across America (RAAM) in honor of the PH community in just 7 days, 7 hours, 15 minutes - a day earlier than expected!

The racers -- Ann-Marie Alderson, Dr. Patricia George, Ryanne Palermo and Stacie Truszkowski -- trained for two years. They were supported by a crew who drove alongside the racers in their RV (pictured right), where the racers rested when it wasn't their turn.

The crew posted updates, and you can follow the team's progress on their Facebook, Twitter and blog feeds below. You can also track when they hit their checkpoints on the RAAM website.

Follow the Team's Blog

Team PHenomenal Hope
Paris-Brest-Paris 2015
An epic blog for an epic ride On the day following Paris-Brest-Paris 2015, I literally hurt all over, neck muscles fatigued for sure, toes and hands have some numbness, eyes »
Read Now

Wednesday, August 26, 2015 11:59:54 PM

Paris-Brest-Paris – the Gear
So what about the bike? When contemplating Paris-Brest-Paris (PBP), or any randonneur long distance rides, perseveration over gear becomes common. In this blog post I want to share my perseveration »
Read Now

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 8:31:56 AM

Randonneuring and the Art of Finding Your Way Home Again… 600km
This is part 5 of a 5-part ride report on this insanity called randonneuring. It is the final post outlining my 600km ride in preparation for Paris-Brest-Paris. Intro – Part »
Read Now

Thursday, August 20, 2015 11:09:28 AM

The RAW Truth About the Toughest Race in my Life
Race Report – Race Across the West 2015 Patricia George Somewhere around midnight on day one, I was lying in my space, feet up, on the floor of the RV »
Read Now

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:12:47 PM

2015 July News
July News from Team PHenomenal Hope Welcome to the July Newsletter. We hope this newsletter finds you well and now that we are in the middle of summer, we are »
Read Now

Friday, July 31, 2015 4:00:35 PM

Kathleen Richardson
Kathleen’s Journey: Pre-Diagnosis I was diagnosed with PH at age 38. At diagnosis, I wasn’t sure if I would make it to my 40th birthday, and now I’m 52!  There »
Read Now

Thursday, July 30, 2015 3:47:29 PM

Survival Tips for Traveling to Endurance Races
I travel a lot for races, and chances are that many of you do too. We have yet to have an Ironman in Pittsburgh so I have a feeling I »
Read Now

Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:37:41 AM

Finding Balance in Endurance Sports Training
It’s no secret that the world of endurance sports can require what some may think is a ridiculous amount of preparation. For me, I’d like to think of it as »
Read Now

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 9:15:56 AM

History of My Mother
The following post is authored by Paula Menezes. Paula lives and works to fight Pulmonary Hypertension in Brazil. Her post is a reminder that we are racing together to battle »
Read Now

Friday, July 24, 2015 10:01:19 AM

2015 Ironman 70.3 Chattanooga
I read a quote recently “People do not choose to become extraordinary. They decide to accomplish extraordinary things”. It really sits with my heart on my experience as an Ironman »
Read Now

Thursday, July 23, 2015 4:36:48 PM

This feed has 10 articles on 1 page

FacebookTwitterLinkedInYouTube

For optimal viewing of PHAssociation.org, please use a standards-compliant browser such as Google Chrome or Firefox.

The information provided on the PHA website is provided for general information only. It is not intended as legal, medical or other professional advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified professionals who are familiar with your individual needs.

801 Roeder Road, Ste. 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910   Patient-to-Patient Support Line: 1-800-748-7274
Webmaster@PHAssociation.org
    Privacy Policy    Provide Feedback & Report Bugs

Designed by Matrix Group International, Inc.® | © 2015 Pulmonary Hypertension Association. All Rights Reserved.

NORD

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) awarded PHA the Abbey S. Meyers Leadership Award in 2012 for outstanding service to PHA members in advocacy, education and other key areas.