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Nov 10, 2015, 08:04 ET 'Catcher Cars' In Global Chase Race Ready To Pursue Runners At Wings For Life World Run 2016

The chase is on when the world's only global race with a synchronized starting line - and no traditional finish line - returns on May 8, 2016. Three...


May 03, 2015, 05:12 ET After 35 Simultaneous Races on Six Continents, Wings for Life World Run Crowns 2015 Champions

In the world's only global race with a synchronized starting line and no traditional finish line, more than 101,000 runners from around the world...


Mar 05, 2015, 07:04 ET Breakthrough Paralysis Research Powered By Every Step Taken At The Wings For Life World Run

It all started with a single toe. Even today, Dr. Susan Harkema recalls the words spoken by one of the research participants: "Look Susie, I can move ...


Mar 26, 2014, 07:03 ET World Class Athletes Lindsey Vonn, Ryan Sheckler And Jimmy Spithill Headline Global Ambassador List For Wings for Life World Run

There are 3 million people currently living with a spinal cord injury, and each year 250,000 are traumatically injured – the main cause being traffic ...


Nov 05, 2013, 07:01 ET The World Will Run For Those Who Can't

Along with more than 30 countries on six continents, the USA will host four simultaneous races as part of the 'Wings for Life World Run' on May 4,...