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Will you help me fight blood cancers in 2011?

  Friends, I start my 2011 campaign to combat blood cancers today and I want to ask for your support in the form of a $25 donation to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. To donate, please click on my link below: http://pages.teamintraining.org/nca/nattri11/mbingram Where is this coming from? Well, I started my third year with Team … Continue reading

Will You Join Me?

I invite you to join Team in Training this summer to raise funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The Team in Training program is holding a series of meetings throughout January to help you find out more about the organization and the program’s goals to fund cancer research and support families in need. Training … Continue reading

Road to Nations

The Road to Nation’s September 23, 2009 Innocent Beginnings I started a journey four months ago. The journey was initially a personal endeavor to complete a new challenge, but turned into an amazing experience where I met some amazing people while supporting an amazing charity. I would like to share a few highlights and thanks … Continue reading

The Vacation Challenge

I am happy to report that I am going on a short vacation for four days to Maine to chill out in a log cabin at the side of a lake. I will manage to keep my training up with some open water swimming and runs around the area – however I do not want … Continue reading

Happy Donate Your Status Day!

Hi Everyone! If you have found yourself here from a friend’s status update please take a moment and donate to a very worthy cause. Any amount, no matter how small can really make a difference in the lives of those affected by these blood diseases. http://pages.teamintraining.org/nca/nattri09/mingram With the help of friends I have managed to … Continue reading

Donate Your FB Status for Charity on Monday August 3

The Situation As you may or may not know, I am spending my summer supporting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society this year. Part of this endeavor is raising funds to support cancer research and help individuals and families in need. The other part includes the Nations Triathlon – an Olympic distance triathlon through the Potomac … Continue reading

An advanced version of the little train that could

Are you stuck behind a desk? Is your day workout the walk to the car and snacks in the break room? Workout vicariously through this blog post. To begin, I have not updated my blog recently for a little more than a week.  I apologize. Visualize this – A key jolts the tumblers of the … Continue reading

A brick, a flat, a day of conquered challenges

It was a busy weekend! Saturday’s group brick (bike & run) was near Greenbelt, MD [Our Ride]. My group mentor, Rich, and I convinced ourselves that we would be early. Was that the case? Not so much. More than 15 people were already getting ready in the parking lot when we arrived and it was … Continue reading

RAAM – Whoa!

The traithlon group had a bike clinic a few weeks ago and we heard from an owner of a local bike shop. The owner is a participant in RAAM – The Race Across America. I actually took a moment to look up the Web site here. http://www.raceacrossamerica.org This stuff is amazing. What an accomplishment for … Continue reading

Low key week full of competing priorities

Overall: I had a long week with many competing priorities and have come out on top. When balanced work, working out, eating and sleeping is a pretty good day; however work took the lions share of time last week. Sadly, I also had little time for mindless TV – though I did get to watch … Continue reading

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