Rich Newsome with the Newsome Law Firm, along with Tom Harmon, Pete Newsome and Clancey Bounds will be participating in the Nov. 2nd 2008 Florida Ironman on behalf of the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation as “Team Reeve Ironman”. Team Reeve Ironman is raising money for the Reeve Foundation.
The Florida Ironman race will take place in Panama City, Fla. and is one of only seven official Ironman races held annually in the United States. Ironman Florida is also a qualifying event for the Ironman world championship in Kona, Hawaii. The Florida Ironman race includes a 2.4 mile swim, 110 mile bike race and a 26 mile run.
The athletes who are part of Team Reeve Florida hope to raise not just money, but also awareness about the Reeve Foundation and the vital work they are doing for the SCI community. The Reeve Foundation is focused on finding a cure for paralysis as well as givingspinal cord injury (SCI) survivors much needed direct aid.
Please help support this worthy cause.
For more information on how to support the Team Reeve Ironman, please visit their Web page.