Congratulations to the climbers (Bernie K., Steve C., Rick D., Rick G., and Amy X.) who represented Team Strong Heart at the 30th annual Climb for Cure fundraising event organized by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation -- climbing the IDS building with professional firefighters, police, and EMS -- the tallest building in Minnesota (50-floor stairs with 1280 steps).
Bernie (Team Strong Heart RAAM rider 2007) climbed 10 times (12,800 steps!!!), 1280 steps more than last year; and new climbers, Steve (5x1280 steps), Rick (3x1280 steps), Rick (3x1280 steps), and Amy (2x1280 steps), joined other Fitness Challenge teams ascended the IDS building multiple times, while kicking off their 2012 Great Wall marathon training program.
GO STRONG HEARTS!!!
Also, check Team Strong Heart rider, BRETT WALKER's 2011 RAAM solo training progress on his Facebook (Fundraising for Camp Odayin and Special Olympics).