Monthly Archives: April 2015

The Results are Posted

The 2015 Alive to Strive Race results are posted on the QuidChrono website. Click here to view them all: RESULTS

Get Ready For #RaceDay2015: Schedule, Course Maps, Parking and More!

Race day is coming up on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Keep reading for quick access to race day details, including the day’s schedule, course maps, parking information and how to register in-person (if you missed the April 22 online registration

Kim Aziz – 2015 Race Ambassador for the Alive to Strive Race

Kim Aziz, now 53, grew up just outside of Charlottetown on Prince Edward Island. She went to the University of New Brunswick, where she obtained an undergraduate degree in civil engineering. She then moved to Ottawa to pursue a master’s

Drum Roll Please… and the 2015 3-Kg Challenge Team Is….

On April 26, the 3-Kg Challenge Team will feature ten inspiring individuals in the Ottawa community who are looking to walk—or in this case run—in the shoes of dialysis patients. Together, they will take part in this year’s “3-Kg Challenge.”  

Meet Marie-Eve Bisson, 2015 Alive to Strive Race Ambassador

This year, Alive to Strive Kidney Fitness Project nominated two individuals as this year’s race ambassadors in recognition of their amazing efforts to improve their health and fitness while living with chronic kidney disease. In this post, we’d like to

The Unsinkable Hélène Lavoie on Why She Keeps Giving

A kidney transplant is a miracle, however it does not guarantee a full recovery or a return to your old way of life, something our 2014 Alive to Strive Race Ambassador knows from firsthand experience.  Hélène Lavoie has been fighting