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Jan 29, 2011

Well they say 3rd times a charm.... so I am running my 3rd full marathon for TEAM IN TRAINING to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. I'm coming home to run BOSTON!!!! On April 18th, 2011 I will be running another 26.2 miles!

I am running this marathon in memory of my close friend Jaclyn Spellman who has lost her battle to Acute Myeloid Leukemia at the young age of 25. "Jax" was the most determined person I knew but unfortunately her strength couldn't over take the challenges of the harsh treatments that are associated with the terrible blood cancer. Jackie and I had plans to run Boston together - so I am keeping my promise and making her proud!

I am also running in memory of my grandmother, Mia McMahon, who was another strong lady who lost her battle this past July. Mia was faced with both Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia and breast cancer, which she battled for years in and out of remission. When I flew home this past summer for her services it was amazing to hear so many people say, " I never even knew Mia was sick." That's the type of person she was. She went on with her day to day life, volunteering, being a strong member of her church community and continuing her passion of traveling the world. It was at the very end that it had become too much, and her fight was over.

Cancer is all around us and I am trying to make a difference by raising money and helping doctors and families find a cure! Combined in my past two marathons I have raised over $11,000, and look forward in raising more. I have committed to raising a minimum of $3,250 for Boston, but hope to raise as much as possible!

Thank you, again, for your continued support. I look forward in seeing many faces along the course in Boston and at the finish line on Boylston!!!

Courtney :-)


Supporter Comments

    "you can do it"


    Wed Nov 10 02:18:58 EST 2010

    "You can do it girl!! Good luck!! :)"

    Emily Robison

    Wed Nov 10 05:08:02 EST 2010

    "Good luck Court. I sorely miss Marathon Mondays!"

    Michael Elko

    Wed Nov 10 08:11:58 EST 2010

    "Courney, she is proud and she will run with you.. Blessings.. love laurie"

    laurie meyer

    Wed Nov 10 08:27:46 EST 2010

    "Have a great race Courtney...thank you so much for joining TNT"

    Patrick Kelly

    Thu Nov 11 03:41:21 EST 2010

    "Courtney, Jackie is blessed to have such a dear friend. So sorry the hear of your Grandmothers' passing.. Good luck in this effort...."

    Grandma and Grampa Spellman

    Thu Nov 11 11:11:23 EST 2010

    "good luck!"

    Rob Clark

    Sat Nov 27 10:51:12 EST 2010

    "Best of luck with the race...and training during ski season!! This is an awesome thing you're doing."

    Lauren Meehan

    Wed Dec 01 07:34:25 EST 2010

    "This is for you Christi! In memory of your sister in law. Love you!"

    Pam Callaway

    Thu Dec 02 07:56:19 EST 2010

    "I'm so proud of you Court! Best of luck to you, I'll do my best to be there at the finish cheering you on!"

    Steve Long

    Fri Dec 31 11:18:53 EST 2010

    "Good luck with all the training - 3rd marathon's the charm!"

    Christine Spiller

    Fri Dec 31 03:15:53 EST 2010

    "So proud of you Courtney, awesome job!!"

    Gina Meagher

    Thu Jan 13 12:47:08 EST 2011

    "Good Luck Court!!!!"

    Neely Qualls

    Wed Feb 09 11:41:23 EST 2011

    "good luck!"

    Matt Handy

    Thu Mar 17 04:26:32 EDT 2011

    "Good Luck Courtney!"

    Jessica Aponte

    Fri Apr 15 09:38:45 EDT 2011

My Fundraising Total

Raised: $4,222.41 | Goal: $5,000.00
84 %

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My Thanks To

Marianne Long $200.00
Anonymous $200.00
Martine McMahon $160.00
Lisa Shepard $150.00
Lindsey Auclair $100.00
Kyle Knox $100.00
Kevin Laurie $100.00
Chris Benson Rose $100.00
steven spellman $100.00
Grandma and Grampa Spellm... $100.00
Patrick Kelly $100.00
Michael Elko $100.00
Dan Janiszewski $50.01
brian mcnulty $50.00
alice rogers $50.00
Joe Riordan $50.00
Jackie Barry $50.00
Laura Mackintosh $50.00
Pam Markovic $50.00
William Caterino $50.00
Andrea Matthews $50.00
Jordan Totten $50.00
Tina Bidwell $50.00
Cathy Ostrofsky $50.00
Melissa Gershenson $50.00
Donna Laurie $50.00
Mohamed Datoo $50.00
Anna Scheible $50.00
Rob Clark $50.00
Adam and Kristin Schiller $50.00
Dan, Megan & Branden Vig... $50.00
Timothy Atkinson $40.00
Lisa Fruggiero $40.00
Matt Handy $26.20
Jennifer North $26.20
Nancy McGettigan $25.00
Jessica Aponte $25.00
Jonathan Brideau $25.00
Ethan Harrison $25.00
Rob Shepherd $25.00
Anonymous $25.00
Mike Martien $25.00
Neely Qualls $25.00
Nichole Sabourin $25.00
Patrick Marshall $25.00
Jennifer Cameron $25.00
Lara Lisano $25.00
Kylie OBrien $25.00
Kerry Falvey $25.00
Bobby Cornwell $25.00
Margaret Lowery $25.00
John DeCree $25.00
Ewelina Mitchell $25.00
Kristin Howard $25.00
Christine Spiller $25.00
Mark Thibodeau $25.00
Jonathan Smith $25.00
Karen Buttenbaum $25.00
sarah willin $25.00
Colin Wain $25.00
Carolyn Leuci $25.00
Nick Magliaro $25.00
Anna Walsh $25.00
Britni Spellman $25.00
Pam Callaway $25.00
Lauren Meehan $25.00
gailrose baldwin $25.00
jenna tanguay $25.00
Lisa Zampella $25.00
laurie meyer $25.00
Beth Kaphammer $25.00
michael parker $25.00
Marybeth Walker $25.00
Gina Meagher $15.00
Matt Burton $10.00
Kimberly Arensdorf $10.00
Renae Bruning $10.00
Constantine Scontras  
Steve Long  
For Jax, always.  
Emily Robison