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Rollerbladers for Huntington's Disease Enter Phoenix

Two athletes are rollerblading across the United States, from St. Augustine, Florida, to San Diego, California, in an attempt to raise awareness and at least $1,000,000 for blood cancer and Huntington's Disease.

 
PRLog - Apr. 6, 2010 - TAMPA, Fla. -- PHOENIX, Arizona – Two athletes are attempting to raise one million dollars for Huntington's Disease, Leukemia and Lymphoma, by rollerblading across the USA in a project called "In Motion For A  Million".  Both athletes lost a close family member to one of the diseases and are determined to raise awareness.  The athletes will enter Phoenix on Wednesday, April 7, 2010.

The Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) is pleased to recognize the In Motion for a Million Team. This group of dedicated and driven individuals has taken the plight of a terminal brain disease on a cross country journey to share HDSA’s mission, tell HDSA’s story and most importantly offer hope to the thousands of individuals affected by Huntington’s Disease each year. In Motion for a Million has been working closely with HDSA to connect with members of the HD community and educating communities in numerous cities in an effort to raise awareness and funds to help put an end to Huntington’s Disease." Alexander Roque - Sr. Manager of Field Development and Operations for the Huntington's Disease Society.

The In Motion For A Million team will be in the Phoenix area from April 7 until April 12, 2010.  The remaining tour through Arizona will lead the athletes through Glendale, Peoria, Surprise, Wittmann, Morristown, Wickenberg, Aguila, Wenden, Salome, Harcuvar, Hope, Brenda, Quartzsite and Ehrenberg.

To arrange an interview or to get more information, please contact their tour manager, Phil Repaci at (718) 869-3788 or phil@inmotionforamillion.org.

Complete tour details, blogs and donation information can be followed on the In Motion for a Million website www.inmotionforamillion.org or at their Facebook site http://www.facebook.com/inmotionforamillion.

For recent press coverage, please visit one of the following links:

http://weareaustin.com/content/fulltext/?cid=53451

http://www.deridderdailynews.com/news/x285348671/Charity-...

http://www.kplctv.com/Global/story.asp?S=12055763

http://www.wctv.tv/home/headlines/83995937.html

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