Avenue of the Giants Weekend Run - Sat. March 23, 2024

Saturday will be a very full day of cruising from Novato up through the Avenue of the Giants and ending at Eel River Brewing in Fortuna. Sun...

U.S. Paralympic Team Charitable Partner For MTTS 2012

MINI USA announced in a press release, at BMW Group Press Club USA, that named the United States Paralympic Team as the charitable partner for this year’s MTTS rally. A portion of the proceeds from each $30 participant registration fee will be donated to the Paralympic Movement, with a minimum of $10,000 earmarked to support the Paralympic athletes who will compete in the 2012 Paralympic Games in London as well as 2016 hopefuls as they train. The article continues:
Michael Johnston, an athlete in Para-Triathlon, will represent the United States Olympics Committee for the duration of the partnership, and will participate in the full MTTS road rally beginning July 4. A below the knee amputee, Johnston competes in Triathlon (Sprint to Half-Ironman), Duathlon, Running, Cycling and Swimming, and is a hopeful competitor to race on behalf of the United States in Para-triathlon during the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio.
The press release also reveals that MTTS 2012 registration opens
Thursday, April 5. Please click on www.minitakesthestates.com to sign up and join a one-in-a-lifetime experience.