Team UA

Any body, Any race, Any time, Any place!

Team UA allows participants to turn their next walk, run, ride or other sporting event into an opportunity to raise awareness and funds for rare diseases.

Be part of Team UA today:

Just choose one of our upcoming signature events:

       * Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community - May 19, 2012

Take a look at some of our past events:

Or find an event of your choice:

Once you've chosen your event email us at teamua@upliftingathletes.org with the following information:

      Full name & address; Event name, date and link and your fundraising goal

Benefits of Joining Team UA:


  • Online Training Tools
  • Fundraising Support
  • Access to an online community of other rare disease patients and supporters
  • Quarterly Newsletter with updates on the work of Uplifting Athletes and its university chapters
  • Uplifting Athletes wristbands
  • Discounts on Uplifting Athletes apparel/merchandise

Past Team UA Participants: (click on names below to view fundraising pages)

New York City Marathon '10

Jacquelyn Shaw

Board Street '09
 Scott Shirley
 Joe Kozlowski
Ryan Fitzgerald
Katherine Donovan
Chris Connors
 Peter Chalfin

Baltimore Marathon '09
 Chris Ziance
Anna Williams
 Travis Williams
 Kevin Shooshan
 Scott Shirley
Tim Lamson
Obi Egekeze
Tim Behe
Julie C Behe

Board Street 2010
Allison Shirley

Livestrong 2010
Rebecca Trainer

Coaches vs. Cancer 2010
Lisa Komidar