Latest Race Across America Stories

2014-06-21 23:03:19

Dr. Harbison was named one of the team doctors for Team Tarlton, a solo racer in the Race Across America cycling race. Wood River, Il (PRWEB) June 21, 2014 Dr. Harbison was honored to get the call from team Tarlton's head trainer, Christopher Gaines, to be a part of the team and to treat John when the Race Across America entered the St. Louis area. John is a big advocate for chiropractic care and its ability to improve performance on the fly, he recognizes the benefit it provides for...

2014-05-29 08:25:58

Business Intelligence Leader Crews Ride Across America Endurance Bike Race to Road Test Developments in Real Time Data Dashboarding MINNEAPOLIS, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minneapolis-based Lancet Data Sciences believes in putting its data collection and analysis skills through their paces. To continue road testing their offerings for clients, the company sets off this month to crew the world's most challenging endurance bicycle race - collecting, analyzing and reporting data along...

2014-05-22 23:08:49

StrataCore is sponsoring RAAM Team BTF who will compete in the 3,000-mile race across America this June to drive awareness and funds for Seattle’s Ben Towne Foundation, whose mission is to speed up the creation of new treatments for pediatric cancer. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 StrataCore—the premiere Data Center, Cloud, and Connectivity consulting agency in the Pacific Northwest—shows its commitment not only to the Seattle-area community but also to the development of...

2013-09-26 23:39:49

Bescot Healthcare is a proud sponsor of Peter Oyler, who at the age of 43 has recently completed the 3,000 mile Race Across America (RAAM). Oyler completed the race in 10 days and 15 hours, during which time he wore the popular ReSkin reusable bandages from Bescot. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Bescot Healthcare, distributor of the popular ReSkin reusable bandages, is proud to sponsor Race Across America cyclist Peter Oyler. Oyler used ReSkin reusable bandages during the 10...

2013-01-08 05:03:58

Maria Parker, who has set four world speed records for long-distance bicycling in the past three years, including a new 24-hour world record of 469 miles, is taking on "the world's toughest sporting event" as a platform to raise money for brain cancer research. Parker's sister, Jenny Mulligan, recently received news that she had brain cancer and an estimated one year to live. Lumberton, NC (PRWEB) January 07, 2013 Parker decided to use her unique cycling ability to raise awareness of brain...

2009-06-26 07:42:00

The OmniPod(R) Insulin Management System Lets Cyclists Focus on Winning in Record Setting Time ANNAPOLIS, Md., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, Team Type 1 concluded the 28th Annual Race Across America in record-breaking time, finishing first-place in the 8-person team category division. In this 3,000 mile transcontinental cycling competition beginning in Oceanside, CA and ending in Annapolis, MD, Team Type 1 members were put to the ultimate athletic test enduring extreme desert...

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