It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s Carol.

Carol Chaoui is extraordinary in so many ways. She’s pretty much a superhero. Her powers are vast and include taking care of her family, managing a non-profit foundation, running like the wind, co-directing a charity road race, and fighting her cancers. Carol Chaoui is a longtime runner. In fact, her first date with her husband,…

Five ways Dana-Farber’s Run Any Race will help you keep your New Year’s fitness resolution

We’ve all done it – made a New Year’s related-resolution to devote more time to exercise, to make smarter nutritional choices, to live healthier lifestyles. We’ve all done this too – broken those fitness and health resolutions come March or April. Sticking to a fitness plan can be tough, so it’s important to devise a…

From the chemo chair to the half marathon finish line

This past spring, Sandee Stratton discovered a lump in her breast – a lump that hadn’t been detected in any of her previous mammograms. After many tests, it was confirmed: she had breast cancer. On June 8, 2015, Sandee had a lumpectomy and a sentinel node biopsy, and the doctor deemed the surgeries a complete…

On the Road with Dana-Farber’s Run Any Race Program

Dana-Farber’s Run Any Race program is the à la carte option of Dana-Farber’s running program– run any race you want, of any distance, in any city, at any time. The Run Any Race “team” is made up of individual runners from all over the country, comprising a variety of ages, running backgrounds, and preferred race…