All Mito NewsFeed posts in the Athlete Profiles category

Doubling up: Arielle Fitzgerald targets two treadmill Guinness World Records Posted Apr 22, 2016 By

Ultrarunner Arielle Fitzgerald, from Toronto, will attempt to break not one but TWO Guinness World Records as part of Team Mito’s treadmill challenge at the Calgary Marathon expo…

Going solo down under: Bernadette Benson joins treadmill challenge Posted Apr 19, 2016 By

While a group of Calgary-based runners attempt SIX Guinness World Records on treadmills at the end of May, Canadian Bernadette Benson will tackle a seventh…

Meet Stephen Downes | Ottawa Race Weekend | Fueled by Mia’s Indian Takeaway Posted Mar 28, 2016 By

Stephen Downes   Age: 47 Profession: Engineer Favorite Food: Mia’s Indian Takeaway 1. Tell us why you’ve chosen to run for MitoCanada? As a parent…

Henry Adams | Ottawa Race Weekend | Our first Team MitoCanada Athlete Profile Posted Mar 09, 2016 By

Henry Adams is a 10 year old Team MitoCanada athlete from Orleans, ON.  Henry’s favourite sports are running and skiing. He has been running the 5k race…

Team MitoCanada Ottawa – Athlete Profile – Reid McDougall and Anne Guildenhuys Posted May 10, 2012 By

  Names:  Reid McDougall and Anne Gildenhuys Occupations:  Account Manager and Product Manager   Previous Running Experience / PBs:  We have similar backgrounds in running,…

Team MitoCanada Calgary – Kristie Magnusson – Athlete Profile Posted May 03, 2012 By

“I was first introduced to the Penny family through friends, and their story affected me deeply. As a parent, the thought of a seriously ill…

Team MitoCanada Ottawa – Kelley Rabjohn – Athlete Profile Posted Apr 23, 2012 By

  Name:   Kelley Rabjohn Occupation: Auditory Verbal Therapist Previous Experience:   I have been running since I was 15. It started as a challenge in gym class,…

Mevlut Kont – Team MitoCanada Calgary – Athlete Profile Posted Apr 14, 2012 By

“MitoCanada’s mission to support and create a sense of community for patients and their families resonated with me. I knew that running for MitoCanada was what…

Alexandra Scott – Team MitoCanada Ottawa – Athlete Profile Posted Apr 12, 2012 By

  Hearing loss is a very prevalent symptom of mitochondrial disease. Meet Alexandra, an audiology student who learned about mitochondrial disease through her course work…

Athlete Profile – Rick Fowler – Team MitoCanada Calgary Posted Apr 07, 2012 By

We are 7 weeks away from the Calgary Marathon Charity Challenge Race Weekend and we will be posting Team MitoCanada Athlete Profiles so you can…