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Richard Schlenk wins For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian Award

Dr. Richard Schlenk of Cleveland, Ohio has been selected as our 2020 For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian of the Year.  The award, which is…

Child with medical support dog

This is why we exist

It is never easy to watch a friend or family member suffer through cancer treatments.  It is even more heartbreaking when the person suffering is…

2020 For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian Award

We are happy to announce that nominations are now open for the 2020 For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian Award sponsored by Adventurey, with media partner…

Running for others on the longest day of the year

The resilient find ways to transform their setbacks into opportunity. Like so many other races, this year’s Summer Solstice Run on June 20 is temporarily…

Seeking someone special

For Those Who Would is searching for an individual who is passionate about helping others to add to our team. The Communications Director will hold…

2019 Health Care Assistance Grant Announcement and Application

During the month of December 2019, For Those Who Would will accept applications for our 3rd round of Health Care Assistance Grants.  A one-time grant…

The charity created specifically for obstacle racers

A personal connection for OCR athletes. That was a priority when Margaret Schlachter, Amelia Boone, Carrie (Adams) Connors , the other board members, and I…

To PurePower and Rose: Thank you!

There is no doubt that the obstacle racing community has some of the most passionate and caring people and organizations. We are very appreciative of…

Steve McCollum wins 2019 For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian Award

Steve McCollum of West Chester, Ohio has been selected as our 2019 For Those Who Would OCR Humanitarian of the Year.  The award, which is…

Wood Splitter Series Summer Solstice

It’s fitting that we are the charity partner of an event in which endurance athletes put their physical abilities to the test and doggedly ran 1-mile…