3rd Annual Running of the Balls
The 3rd Annual Running of the Balls was held on Saturday, September 28, 2019 on the C&O Canal Towpath in Washington, DC! This year we returned to Georgetown on the C&O Canal Towpath, and had great success with over 300 runners for the 5K and 10K. Special thank you to all the Runners, Our Sponsors DCW50, DC101, AmerisourceBergen, Bencivenga & Associates, The Kimerling Family, Our Fit and Fabulous Doctors: Dr. Ross E Krasnow and Dr. Lambros Stamatakis.
NBC 4/ Telemundo 47 Health & Fitness Expo
June 22-23, 2019, Metlife Stadium (1 Metlife Stadium Dr, East Rutherford, NJ 07073)
Amazing Day educating and meeting new faces at the NBC 4/ Telemundo 47 Health & Fitness Expo. Mr. Checkem’ was a huge hit!
If you missed him, his next appearance will be at the Running of the Balls on August 10th on Governor’s Island.
7th Annual Running of the Balls
The 7th Annual Running of the Balls was held on August 10, 2019 on Governors Island. This was our first year on Governor’s Island and we are so thrilled with the success. 1,499 people registered and 1,125 people completed either the 5k or 10k Run. A Special thanks to our friends and presenting sponsor PIX11/Tribune Media, Mr. G. and our sponsor which includes the NY Mets, Street-Works Studio, AJF Financial Services, Bencivenga & Associates, The Frank Denny Fund, The Kimerling Family, Kimerling & Wisdom, Jon Barr and MFS Investment Management. Thank you to NYCRuns and all who took part in making this event a success!
2nd Annual D.C. Running of the Balls
The 2nd Annual D.C. Running of the Balls was held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the Hains Point/ E. Potomac Park in Washington, D.C. Our supporters had fun, ran and CONTINUE to spread the word about this deadly but highly treatable disease. Visit our Facebook page for photos from last year's event. See a photo of yourself...well what are you waiting for, TAG Yourself!
Testicular Cancer Awareness Bar Night & Fundraiser hosted by The Brotherhood of ONYX NY Northeast Organization and LGBTQI+ Community Activist Spokesman, Jeffrey aka Leo Donato came out to educate and empower men of color on TC, during the month of April also known as April Testicular Cancer Awareness Month at The Eagle Bar in Chelsea, NYC.
6th Annual Running of the Balls
The 6th Annual Running of the Balls was held on June 10, 2018 at Roosevelt Island and was a great success with over 900 runners. A Special thanks to our friends at PIX11/Tribune Media and Mr.G for your support throughout the years and to fellow TC survivor and NY Yankee Tyler Austin for coming to the run. Dr. Joseph Alukal, Director of Male Reproductive Health at NYU School of Medicine, taught guys how to perform a self examination and answered any questions folks had. Mr. Check 'Em as always was widely popular. We met a lot of great people including several survivors, fathers and sons, fathers and daughters and people who have traveled near and far just to make it to our Running of the Balls!
Blackout Burnout Bootcamp hosted by Transform Fitness and Training of Tuckahoe New York held on January 5th 2018 at 7:30pm. Co-owner Brian Harrington is not only an advocate for this foundation but also is celebrating his 5th year cancer free. Through the endless support of family, friends, and The Sean Kimerling Foundation Brian was able to FIGHT AND SURVIVE!