Twenty years of Team In Training
Team In Training

Western Pennsylvania & West Virginia

ph: (412) 395-2873
Local Staff Contacts

River Walk Corporate Centre, 333 E. Carson Street, Ste, 441
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

WELCOME TO THE WESTERN PA & WEST VIRGINIA CHAPTER OF  

        TEAM IN TRAINING 

the world's largest endurance sports training and fundraising program 

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TOGETHER WE TRAIN TO BEAT CANCER

Join The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team In Training (TNT) and receive professional coaching to walk or run a full or half marathon, participate in triathlons and century (100 mile) bike rides all in honor of blood cancer patients and survivors. Join as an individual or form a team of friends, family, and coworkers to be a part of a powerful force that has raised over $1.3 billion to fund research and treatment advances for cancer patients around the world.


 

NOW RECRUITING FOR SPRING TEAMS

  • Nike Women Half Marathon: Washington, D.C., April 27, 2014
  • Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon: Pittsburgh, PA, May 4, 2014


 Team WPA/WV will be incorporating our Flex program for the Winter Season! TNT Flex, our online option, was developed by our renowned coaches to allow the flexibility to make TNT work for you. In addition to local coach support, here is what you will receive:

Everything you need to prepare for a full or half marathon, triathlon, century ride or hike adventure
Individualized training plan by our amazing coaching staff
Weekly training and fundraising communications
Online community with teammates
Your own website to help raise funds online
Choice of world class events and travel arrangements to exciting destinations
Race entry, often to sold out events
Flexibility and convenience to fit your busy schedule
The excitement of meeting up with your teammates at event weekend
Smart phone applications for on the go training

 


 

SO WHAT IS TNT ALL ABOUT?

Team in Training (TNT) is the world's largest sports endurance training program and the most successful fundraising campaign of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  The program provides training to run or walk a full or half marathon, cycle a century ride, or complete a triathlon and in return, participants raise funds for blood cancer research and patient services.  For more information check us out on YouTube.

 

TRAIN YOUR WAY. With TNT you have options. Train hands-on with a team in your area, virtually with an online coach and support system, or a little of both.  Either way you choose, it is the same great program, just on your terms.  Let us help you figure out what works best with your schedule and time.  TNT Training will include:

  • Daily training schedules
  • Weekly group training sessions led by certified coaches
  • Wellness clinics (nutrition, injury prevention, gear, stretching, etc.) 

FUNDRAISE YOUR WAY. In addition to training for an endurance event, you will also be fundraising for patient services and vital research.  TNT gives you the support and tools to reach your fundraising goal.  Your great fundraising tools include:

  • Personalized website with online fundraising
  • Personalized fundraising action plans
  • Small group fundraisers

CELEBRATE YOUR WAY. Once you have trained and reached your fundraising goal, it will be time to complete your event and celebrate! Because you hit your fundraising goal TNT will provide:

  • Airfare to and from your event
  • Ground transportation at the event
  • 3-4 night hotel stay
  • Race registration
  • Race day jersey
  • Inspirational dinner the night before the race
  • Victory party the night of the race

Event weekend is a time to connect with TNT athletes from all over the U.S. & Canada, accomplish reaching your goal running a marathon or half marathon, cycling 100 miles or participating in a triathlon and to celebrate your impact on finding a cure for blood related cancer.  


Don't miss this opportunity to experience the reward of completing an endurance sports event while helping to accelerate cures for leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.  For more details or to sign up for an upcoming informational meeting in your area, contact us today.

 

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