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The Moment You’ve All Been Waiting For!

Here they are! The final mile assignments for Ragnar Great Midwest 2019! You should be able to figure out your runner and the approximate time of your mile! We’ll be posting all over social media this weekend – check out…

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This is Why We Run

Not exactly the texts you want to get from your child while driving home from work. Or ever, when you feel like you have done everything right to not make him promises, never lied to him about his abilities, tried…

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Our Honorees

We are so thrilled that so many of you are donating and/or sponsoring miles to be run in honor of someone YOU love! Here is the list of miles as of April 14, 2019. If you don’t see your loved…

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How to Sponsor a Mile!

There are less than 10 weeks until race day and we want to see every one of our 190+ miles dedicated to loved ones in our 22q family! So here is a step-by-step breakdown of how easy it is to…

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Why We Fundraise – The Nordmeyer’s Story

Seven years ago, our son Nate was diagnosed with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome at the age of 3 1/2 years.  This diagnosis hit us like a ton of bricks and like every other parent in the digital age, we frantically searched…

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The Journey Begins

We are excited to announce that Team #werun22q will be running the Ragnar Great Midwest in TWELVE weeks – that’s 190ish miles from Chicago, IL to Madison, WI this May 17th and 18th! The team runs to raise awareness for 22q11.2 deletion syndrome and raise funds for The 22q Family Foundation. These funds go toward providing direct services (Education Station, Career Accelerator, scholarship funds, and more) to you…our 22q community! Come check out our new website and pledge your mile today!

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Ragnar for Beginners

Ragnar’s tagline is Run, Eat, Sleep?, Repeat and it certainly lives up to that! If you’ve never heard of or seen a Ragnar event, here’s how it works. Ragnar Relay road races are a point-to-point kind of race – that…

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