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Ironman 70.3 Florida Orlando,  Florida

Donations as of October 20, 2014:

$100.00 Raised Offline
$1,645.00 Raised Online
$1,745.00 Total Raised

Ironman 70.3 Florida

Welcome to Miles for Melanoma Ironman 70.3 Florida!

As an Ironman participant, you know it takes hard work, discipline, and time to achieve your goals.  So do we.  Whatever your Ironman goal is, being a part of the Miles for Melanoma team means you will help raise awareness of this lethal disease and contribute funding needed to make critical research advances.

Why should you care about melanoma? As athletes, our prolonged exposure to ultraviolet radiation increases our risk of developing this disease. Join the Miles for Melanoma team now and help make a difference in the fight against melanoma!

Click "Fundraise" now to create your fundraising page. Tell your friends and family about the need for research, why it matters, what you are doing to help, and ask them to make a donation. Your personal story will encourage them to support you.

Registration on this page is for the fundraising team only. If you have not done so, you must register for the Ironman race here.

To thank you for your fundraising efforts, Miles for Melanoma athletes will be provided with:

  • A welcome kit with training gear
  • Pre-race pasta party the night before the race
  • Breakfast in the Miles for Melanoma tent
  • Hotel rooms blocked for MRF at a hotel conveniently located between the race and the Disney parks.
  • An exclusive Miles for Melanoma Team area on race day for athletes, families and friends to hang out near the transition area.
  • Free melanoma screenings at events on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday
  • Exclusive access to our very own Miles for Melanoma port-a-potties for use on race morning. THAT'S AWESOME!

All athletes who raise funds for Miles for Melanoma will be eligible for the following prizes based on your fundraising success. OUR GOAL IS $100,000! Your goal is to earn one of these great prizes:
$250, Stainless Steel Water Bottle
$500, Multi-bottle Fuel Belt
$1000, Men's or Ladies Jacket
$1,200, MRF offers reimbursement for your race entry fee.*
$2,500, Hyrdration Backpack
$3,000, MRF offers reimbursement for your race entry, and hotel stay.*
$5,000, Garmn Navigator
$6,000, MRF offers reimbursement for your race entry, hotel stay, and airfare to the race.*
$7,500, Timex Ironman GPS Watch
$10,000, Cyclops Bike Trainer
Click here to view the prizes.

The top Miles for Melanoma fundraiser at the Florida race will win a FREE RACE-QUALITY BIKE (brand and specifications to be announced soon)!

With your help, we can reach the goal of finding new treatments and cures
for people affected by the deadliest form of skin cancer.

*Reimbursement is upon request. Miles for Melanoma athletes are responsible for requesting reimbursement and submitting receipts to the MRF for race entry, hotel and airfare. Send receipts to
Registration reimbursement is capped at $250.
Hotel is capped at $200/night for two nights maximum in an Orlando, FL area hotel.
Airfare reimbursement has a maximum of $700 for one person only for a flight to Orlando, FL.


Date Sunday, May 20, 2012
Location Orlando, Florida
Contact Carolyn Edrington


Comment Donation
Mom and Dad Uncle Carl would be so proud of you..Go Gerard!!!
Shonda Kline Your Uncle will be w/you all the way in spirit!
Gene Tullio Go get 'me!
Erica and Ryan Tappis Love you, love Uncle Carl, and love the cause!
Dave Fry & Ray McClaskey
Mamman Great Cause!
Anonymous Good luck Gerard
Jeffrey Dieter wish you all the best man!
Ed & Karen Hand Wonderful Cause !!
Home Depot
Chip Howard Best of Luck
Quality Swimming Way to go Gerard!!!
Aunt Mary Lou Thanks for honoring Carl in this way.
Gator John great work Gerard!
Aunt Flo I am so proud of you, Gerard! Thank you!
Mark Benoit Way to do big things Gerard!
Sister # 2 Meredith Bell WAY TO GO! So proud of you!
Rachel Hubbard Good Luck - I will donate each month! Keep it up!
Dave Deschenes Way to make your race a race for a good cause!
Joey Delos-Santos Great job Gerard !
Kathy and Mike Dubester
Margaret Anton
Krysten & Josh McCabe
Gailen David
Chris Nielsen

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