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  • Baltimore Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Group

    Lutherville-Timonium, MD

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    San Francisco, CA

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    Boston, MA

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7th Annual TeamCindy Escape from Alcatraz

San Francisco, California
Sunday June 09, 2019
6:00 AM PT

225 Marina Boulevard
San Francisco, California  94123

Brain Aneurysm Foundation

(781)826-5556

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On June 9, 2019, triathletes from around the globe will descend on San Francisco for one chance to attempt the impossible – ESCAPE from Alcatraz. The Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon attracts World Champions, Olympic Medalists and the best amateur triathletes from 50 states and over 40 countries. They will put their endurance to the ultimate test as they take on San Francisco’s legendary Bay, steep hills, and rugged terrain. Consistently ranked as a favorite event among Triathletes, this event draws thousands each summer to find out who has what it takes to ESCAPE!

TeamCindy honors the life of Cynthia Lynn Sherwin and promotes widespread public awareness of the dangers of a ruptured brain aneurysm – the sudden and silent killer that took her life and the lives of thousands of others each year. Cindy was a dedicated athlete, marathoner and triathlete. She was struck down at the young age of 33 while training for her first Ironman, Lake Placid 2007.

This event supports a Chair of Research to help fund critical research in the early detection, prevention and treatment of brain aneurysms. Please read more here.

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