Episode 6: Just for J 5K Pre-Race Warmup

Finally time for a new podcast! I will be travelling to state #9 of my journey – Colorado! I found an incredible race and charity to run for in Denver – The Just for J 5k. This race is to fight Charcot Marie Tooth Disease (CMT). Jacqueline was diagnosed with the disease at 4 years old. She has an extreme version of it. But, she has a strong spirit, and is very inspirational. So, check out this podcast to find out more about the disease, and about this great event that is coming up on Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Denver Colorado.
We have a huge guest list on this show:

Amanda Dyer (Jacqueline’s mom, and co-founder of Just for J)
Amanda Borg (co-founder of Just for J)
Sarah Miller (Benefit Coordinator)
Rayna Anderson (Director of Community Outreach)
Jacqueline (J)
Patrick (Jacqueline’s brother)
McKenzie (Jacqueline’s sister)

I hope you enjoy the show, and please share it:

– Amanda breaks down CMT (Charcot-Marie-Tooth)
– Just for J 5k branches out to Denver
– Races started in Fort Worth, Texas
– The proceeds from the first race went to Jacqueline’s Bucket List
– Now, every year a new family is chosen to be represented
– This year, the proceeds from the Denver race will go to Dustin and his family
– This year’s race is held at Cheesman Park
– Amanda Collier is the coordinator in Denver, and is getting the course cleaned up and ready
– There will be a DJ and vendors
– Sponsors include: Angels of Care, Pediatric Home Health, 121 Realty, Angie Photography, and several families
– You can sign up and donate at JustforJ.com
– You can also register on Facebook
– Twitter – @J4J_inspire@J4J_inspire
– Instagram – @justforj_inc

– Just for J 5k will also be held in Ft. Worth, Texas next May

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