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By: Ronnie Dickson The next event up on the CAF Calendar for the year was Gate River Run. Gate River Run, in Jacksonville, Fl is the national 15k championship and draws a huge crowd of runners yearly. I was excited to be able to participate in the event this year as last year I was […]

One thing is certain…. mentorship, determination and sheer will cannot be constrained by geography.  These words serve as a universal language of triumph over adversity.   Haiti was a nation already stricken by centuries of political unrest and societal dysfunction… where many lived a menial — almost unbearable – daily existence.  Then on Jan. 12, […]

By: Ronnie Dickson I was really excited to run my friend Drew’s first 5k with him, but Gasparilla also holds lots of memories for me because not only was it my first 5k but it was where I met the Challenged Athletes Foundation for the first time. In 2007 it was about a year and […]

CAF Action | Grit. Determination. YOU. 3/22/11         Make Your Next Race More Meaningful! Did you know that you can make a difference in the lives of  challenged athletes AND get entries into highly sought after SOLD OUT events?  We have entries to some your favorite events like Nautica Malibu Triathlon, ING New York City Marathon or Ford Ironman […]

San Diego Movie Premiere to Benefit CAF 3/21/11         Soul Surfer: The Inspiring True Story of Bethany Hamilton Soul Surfer is the inspiring true story of teen surfer Bethany Hamilton. Bethany lost her left arm in a shark attack and courageously overcame all odds to become a surf champion again, through her sheer […]

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