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 Alton Miles for Meso Registration is Now Open

Posted on Fri Aug 12, 2016 2:28pm

 Miles for Meso is excited to announce that registration is now open for is Alton, Illinois race. The 8th Annual Miles for Meso 5K Race & 3K Fun Run/Walk race, presented by Simmons Hanly Conroy and organized by Metro Tri Club, returns to Alton on Sept. 24, 2016. The race coincides with National…

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Washington Miles for Meso Raises $13K for Mesothelioma Research

Posted on Wed Aug 12, 2015 9:28am

The 4th Annual Washington Memorial 5k Run/Walk, which took place on July 4 in Federal Way, Washington at the Federal Way Community Center, raised $13,000 for mesothelioma research.   The race was organized by Pat Dyhrman, Diana Stewart, and Pat Hatley. The event honored the memory of…

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Bruce A. Waite Miles for Meso 5k Run/Walk

Posted on Tue Oct 28, 2014 7:10am

The 3rd Annual Bruce A. Waite Miles for Meso 5k Run/Walk has raised over $10,000 for the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. The race, which was attended by nearly 300 people, took place Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 in Ontario, Ohio, at the high school. The event honors Bruce A. Waite, a teacher…

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John Pavlick MFM Race Raises Over $15K for Mesothelioma Research

Posted on Tue Oct 14, 2014 11:52am

The 4th Annual John Pavlick Miles for Meso 8K & Family Fun Run took place Sunday, September 14, 2014 at Burke Lake Park, Va. Over 100 participants attended the race and family fun run/walk and helped raise over $15,000 to benefit the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. The John Pavlick Miles…

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Alton Miles for Meso Raises $27,000 for Mesothelioma Research and Awareness

Posted on Tue Oct 07, 2014 9:58am

More than 800 people participated in the 6th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Fun Run, sponsored and hosted by Simmons Hanly Conroy. The event raised over $27,000 for the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization, a non-profit dedicated to securing a global ban of asbestos and providing support…

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Early Packet Pickup & Parking Info for Alton Miles for Meso Race

Posted on Wed Sep 24, 2014 10:05am

The 6th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Family Fun Run is this Saturday and early packet pick up is available for everyone who has already registered for both the 5k and 2K events. Early packet pickup will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 26 at the Simmons Hanly Conroy…

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Registration for Alton Miles for Meso Now Open!

Posted on Wed Aug 20, 2014 9:03am

Miles for Meso is proud to announce that registration is now open for its flagship race in Alton, Illinois. The 6th Annual Miles for Meso, presented and hosted by Simmons Hanly Conroy, returns at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014. The event will include a 5K run and a 2K Fun Run/ Walk. The event will…

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  Race Day Registration for WA Memorial Race Still Open

Posted on Wed Jul 03, 2013 8:50am

It's not too late to register for the 2nd Annual WA Memorial Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Fun Run/Walk in Federal Way, Wash. The race will be held on the 4th of July at the Federal Way Community Center, 876 S. 333rd St. Check-in begins at 7:30 a.m., and the race starts at 9 a.m. The race is organized…

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Early Registration for Alton Miles for Meso Race Now Open

Posted on Tue Jul 02, 2013 2:37pm

  Miles for Meso is excited to announce that early registration for the 5th Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Fun Run/Walk is open. The race, hosted by the Simmons Law Firm and coordinated by the Metro TriClub, will take place Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at the Simmons Law Firm Building,…

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Registration for Miles for Meso WA Memorial 5K Run/Walk Now Open

Posted on Fri Jun 15, 2012 9:28am

Registration is open for the inaugural Miles for Meso Washington Memorial 5K Run/Walk in Federal Way, WA. The race, which is nationally sponsored by the Simmons Law Firm, will honor the memory of Dick Dyhrman, Bud Hatley and Bob Stewart and other Washington residents who have died of mesothelioma.…

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South Florida Miles for Meso 8K Registration Now Open

Posted on Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:48pm

Registration is open for the 3rd annual South Florida Miles for Meso 8K Race & 2 Mile Tribute Walk in Boca Raton, Fl. The race, which is nationally sponsored by the Simmons Law Firm, and coordinated by mesothelioma survivor Larry Davis, will take place Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012 at Spanish River Park. Click…

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What is Elite Registration?

Posted on Fri Jul 29, 2011 8:45am

Miles for Meso is excited to announce a new registration category for this year’s Alton Miles for Meso this year called Elite Registration. Recommended guidelines for elite registration are that a runner should be able to complete the course with a time of around 15 minutes for men and around…

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Registration Opens for 3rd Annual Alton Miles for Meso

Posted on Mon Jul 11, 2011 11:58am

Miles for Meso is excited to announce that early registration for the Third Annual Alton Miles for Meso 5K Race & 2K Fun Run is now open. The race, which is hosted by the Simmons Law Firm and coordinated by the Metro TriClub, takes place Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at the Simmons Law Firm Building,…

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South Florida Race Raises $33,000 for Mesothelioma Research

Posted on Tue May 03, 2011 12:34pm

The check has been signed and sent. We are excited to announce that the 2011 South Florida Miles for Meso race raised a grand total of $33,000 for mesothelioma research. The money, a combination of registration fees, sponsorships, private donations and T-shirt sales, was donated to the Mesothelioma…

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Registration Now Open for Third Annual Wishing Well Miles for Meso

Posted on Thu Jan 06, 2011 9:30am

Registration is now open for the Third Annual Wishing Well Miles for Meso 8k Run & 4K Cancer Tribute Walk in Boca Raton, Florida. To register visit www.active.com or www.accuchiptiming.com and search for "Miles for Meso." Or CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE! The race, organized by the…

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Miles for Meso 2010 Video: Taking the Fight against Cancer to the Streets

Posted on Thu Oct 14, 2010 2:08pm

The Second annual Miles for Meso 5K Race & Family Fun Run in downtown Alton, Illinois drew support from more than 500 people from around the St. Louis bi-state area and beyond. The day was georgeous, the course was challenging and the cause - mesothelioma research - was embraced by all. If you…

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Miles for Meso raises $40K over Mesothelioma Awareness Weekend

Posted on Fri Oct 08, 2010 6:45am

The numbers are finally tallied! Between the three Miles for Meso races that took place over Mesothelioma Awareness Weekend, $40,000 was raised. The money, a combination of registration fees, sponsorships, private donations and T-shirt sales, was donated to the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation. Thank…

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Alton Miles for Meso Raises $25K for a Cure

Posted on Wed Sep 29, 2010 7:12am

We’re excited to announce that the Second Annual Miles for Meso has raised $25,000 for mesothelioma research. The money will go to the Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation where Director Kathy Weidemer said it will be used to supplement their award program for doctors conducting peer-reviewed…

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Miles for Meso goes to Rushville, Indiana

Posted on Fri Aug 20, 2010 10:22am

Miles for Meso keeps growing. Another race has been added to the line-up of races happening the weekend of Mesothelioma Awareness Day. Mesothelioma survivor Janelle Bedel is organizing a Miles for Meso 5K Run & Walk on Sept. 25 at the Rush County fairgrounds in Rushville,…

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Miles for Meso Coming to Burke Lake Park, Virginia

Posted on Mon Aug 02, 2010 2:26pm

  Miles for Meso is continuing to expand with the The John Pavlick Miles for Meso 8K & Family Fun Run in Burke Lake Park, Virginia, on September 26, 2010.  Organized by the Pavlick family, the event is inspired by John Pavlick who passed away from mesothelioma in 2008.  Come out…

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Miles for Meso Finding Its Legs

Posted on Thu Jan 28, 2010 2:17pm

When we launched Miles for Meso on September 26, 2009 in Alton, Illinois, we were overwhelmed by the positive response.  In fact, before the runners and walkers had even arrived, before the shirts and keepsakes were even ordered – the phone started to ring.  How can I help? Can I host…

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Mesothelioma: Taking the Fight Against Cancer to the Streets

Posted on Fri Oct 02, 2009 11:51am

The first Miles for Meso was an exciting day. We had nearly 500 register, and the streets of Alton were filled with people showing support for the fight against mesothelioma. Words can't really describe it, but hopefully this video can do the day service. 

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Cash Prizes, Beautiful Location, and a Great Cause

Posted on Fri Aug 14, 2009 3:14pm

In addition to helping raise money for mesothelioma research, there are several unique rewards for showing up on Mesothelioma Awareness Day: Participants registered before September 16th receive a hi-tech running shirt! (long sleeve for adults, short sleeve for kids) The top three…

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