Headsweats Supports Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training
September 1, 2016
Headsweats, the world leader in performance headwear for athletes, is thrilled to announce their partnership with Team In Training (TNT), the flagship fundraising program of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) and the only endurance sports training program for charity that raises money for all blood cancers.
Since its inception in 1988, Team In Training has helped LLS invest more than $1 billion for blood cancer research. TNT provides participants with access to running, cycling and multisport training programs and events across the country, while providing coaching, fundraising resources and incentives. The training programs provide resources for achieving fundraising goals and connect participants to the patients and programs their funds are supporting.
“Team In Training enables people to help save lives and make a tangible impact while offering personal empowerment through physical achievement,” says Mike McQueeney, Headsweats’ President. “We are truly honored to partner with an organization that has been and continues to be so relentless in their search for a cure.”
Headsweats’ Team In Training Race Hats, Supervisors, Beanies, and Headbands will be available for purchase on the Headsweats website. A portion of all sales will be donated directly to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Headsweats is the leader in ultra-light, supremely wicking headwear that dominates the triathlon, cycling, running and endurance markets. For over 17 years, Headsweats has established itself as the frontrunner in technical headwear by combining the spirit of innovation, unsurpassed customer service and well-developed partnerships with high profile events and brands such as US Military Endurance Sports, Loudmouth, Challenged Athletes Foundation and Team Red, White and Blue. With a dedication to seeking out and using innovative materials and designs, Headsweats makes the highest quality headwear in the industry. Keep a cool head. Learn more at www.headsweats.com.
About Team In Training
Team In Training (TNT) is the flagship fundraising campaign of LLS and the world’s largest and most successful charity sports endurance training program. Since its inception in 1988, when a team of 38 runners trained together for the New York City Marathon and raised $320,000, TNT has raised more than $1.4 billion, trained more than 600,000 people and helped LLS invest more than $1 billion in research to advance breakthrough cancer treatments that are saving lives today. To join the team, call 800-482-TEAM or visit www.teamintraining.org.
About The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS) is the world’s largest voluntary health agency dedicated to blood cancer. The LLS mission: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. LLS funds lifesaving blood cancer research around the world, provides free information and support services, and is the voice for all blood cancer patients seeking access to quality, affordable, coordinated care.
Founded in 1949 and headquartered in Rye Brook, NY, LLS has chapters throughout the United States and Canada. To learn more, visit www.LLS.org. Patients should contact the Information Resource Center at (800) 955-4572, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. ET.