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Truckee’s Peter Broomhall to compete in North Face Endurance Race for High Fives

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Truckee resident Peter Broomhall to compete in the North Face Endurance Race for the High Fives Non-Profit Foundation.

“Dear Friends and Business Owners,

My name is Peter Broomhall and I enjoy many of the wonderful recreational opportunities that Truckee, Calif. has to offer such as skiing, biking, golfing, snowmobiling, running and anything else that allows to me to forget the daily grind for a short time and live life to its fullest. Over the course of my life I have run several marathons and enjoyed each one of them for some odd reason. That being said, I have decided to challenge myself by running a 50-mile race. While there is always a great sense of pride in finishing a very long and challenging run I have always felt I could put my efforts to a better use. I have teamed up with the High Fives Non-Profit Foundation that raises money and awareness for athletes that suffer a life altering injury while pursuing a dream in the winter action sports community. These athletes are not unlike myself and their passion has inspired me to run my first ultra marathon for a greater cause beyond personal achievement.”



– Peter Broomhall

If you would like to donate to this cause, please make checks payable to High Fives and mail to PO Box 3212, Truckee, CA 96160 or, click on the “The North Face Endurance Challenge” donation button at http://highfivesfoundation.org/events/endurance_challenge.html.



About the North Face Endurance Race:

Situated in the visually stunning Marin Headlands just north of the city, The North Face Endurance Challenge Championship course has surprised runners with both its scenery and amount of elevation change. Participants are encouraged to train for repeated uphills and downhills of several hundred feet at a time.

Visit www2.thenorthface.com/endurancechallenge/races/2011/ca/index.html.

About High Fives Foundation

High Fives Foundation is a Tahoe-based 501.c.3 non-profit organization dedicated to raising money and awareness for athletes who have suffered a life-altering injury while pursuing their dream in the winter action sports community. Visit http://www.highfivesfoundation.org.

– Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com


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