2-Day Walk Blog
The Benefits of Yoga for Cancer Patients & Survivors
A yoga practice can aid in the process of healing and recovery from breast cancer. It can enhance emotional and physical well-being, and offer a peace that many patients thought they had lost forever. I share this because I know. I am a breast cancer survivor. I came to yoga for help in healing after […]
Laurel Sybilrud Named It’s The Journey Board Chair
We are so excited to announce the election of our new board chair, Laurel Sybilrud! She has served on the board of It’s The Journey since 2004, and is currently serving as the Grants Chair, which she will continue to do. She is the only person to have walked in every Atlanta 2-Day Walk for […]
Help a Breast Cancer Survivor Complete a Triathlon!
Meet Carletta Cunningham! She is a 2014 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer rookie and captain of the team “Simply the Breast.” Carletta has already raised her minimum fundraising goal for next year’s walk and it’s not even 2014 yet! But that is not all. Carletta is also a breast cancer survivor. She had a […]
2-Day Winter Walking Tips
Training for the 2-Day in the winter months can seem daunting (and maybe even a little bit unnecessary) but I promise, if you keep in those good fitness habits during the winter months, it will keep you motivated for the rest of your training year! Here are a few pointers on how to stay safe […]
Highlights from the 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer, October 5-6, 2013
2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk Cheering Stations
Cheering Stations for the 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer are here! Invite your friends and families to come cheer for and support you at these designated Cheering Stations along the route! CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE VERSION Saturday, October 5th Fishburne Parking Deck (free on Saturday) 1672 N Decatur Road Atlanta, GA 30322 […]
Dancing Competition to Benefit the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer
The Alpharetta Department of Public Safety & Northside Hospital are looking for volunteers to help them film their first ever entry into the Pink Glove Dance Competition! If they win, the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer will receive up to $25,000 for breast cancer programs in Georgia! Who: Anyone willing to dance and get […]
Silent Auction List & Information
We are so excited about our 1st Annual 2-Day Walk Silent Auction, and to get you excited too, here’s a teaser of some of the items that we will be offering on Saturday night, October 5th! 4 Southwest plane tickets to anywhere in the US 4 tickets to 6 Flags Over Georgia Pink guitar signed […]
“FUN”draising Checkpoint Basics What is “FUN”draising Checkpoint? It is a day for walkers to take care of all their fundraising needs such as turning in donations, transferring funds, signing Commitment Forms for a fundraising extension, or switching walker status. When is Fundraising Checkpoint? “FUN”draising Checkpoint is Saturday, September 7, 2013 from 7 AM to 12 […]
Register for the 2013 Survivor Victory Lap today!
What: The last 1/2 mile of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is led by those who have personally fought breast cancer. They lead our walkers into Closing Ceremonies in Atlantic Station to celebrate the achievement and impact of the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer participants! Who: This Survivor Victory Lap is not limited to […]
2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk Route Released!
Are you ready for the 2-Day Walk Weekend? The 2013 Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer is fast approaching, and we are getting really excited! You can look at the turn-by-turn Walk Route for the 2013 2-Day Walk here! Next week we will be releasing Cheering Stations with locations and times for supporters of our […]
Fundraising & Recruitment Tips from 2-Day’s Largest Team
Katie Barkley is a 5 year walker & team captain for the Atlanta 2-Day Walk for Breast Cancer’s largest team. Breasta Fiesta boasts 50 members this year and counting- an incredible feat both in terms of fundraising and walker recruitment. I caught up with Katie to talk about how she and Breasta Fiesta’s strategies might […]