Hometown: Guilderland, NY
CRSS Race for Hope participant since: 2010
1) What is your connection to the Capital Region? Born and raised in the Guilderland NY. My mother works at Albany Radiation Oncology Associates who provide care and services at St. Peter’s Hospital. The doctors she works with are corporate donors to this event every year. Their names are Dr. Savage and Dr. Gasson.
2) Who or what is the inspiration behind your participation? My mother and the patients at St. Peter’s Cancer Care Program.
3) Any advice for someone just starting out with their first 5ks/10ks, etc? Good luck!
Editors note: A huge thank you to Jack, who is such an enthusiastic participant every year! And who last year was the 2011 EDUCATOR’S CHALLENGE winner (finish time of 20:27 with a 6:35 pace) earning a new SMARTBoard for his school, Guilderland High School!