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Jan
1
Mon
Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series
Jan 1 2018 – Jul 1 2019 all-day
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series
The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series has made running fun by infusing the course with live bands, cheer teams, and creating a block-party atmosphere for participants and spectators. Fueled by each runner's journey, we celebrate running and all the moments worth running for. Join us in 2019 at ANY Rock 'n' Roll Race in the USA! supporting the Organization for...
Mar
23
Sat
LEVEL UP: TIPS AND TRICKS TO GET YOUR FIRST JOB @ Fairfax High School
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
LEVEL UP: TIPS AND TRICKS TO GET YOUR FIRST JOB @ Fairfax High School
Are you a teen with autism looking for your first job? Do you want to “level up” from being a kid to becoming an independent young adult? With the social and communication challenges that some teens with autism face, it can be challenging to find your first job on your own. Hire Autism is here to support you by providing...
Mar
24
Sun
Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon @ Los Angeles, CA
Mar 24 all-day
Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon @ Los Angeles, CA | Arlington | Virginia | United States
More than 24,000 runners from around the globe will run the iconic Stadium to the Sea marathon course that starts at Dodger Stadium and ends at the Santa Monica Pier on Sunday, March 24th. This point-to-point course is considered one of the most scenic in the world and is known for its start-to-finish entertainment, encouraging runners and to celebrate the...
Mar
28
Thu
Webinar: Social Skills for Adolescents and Adults with ASD, featuring Mary Jane Weiss, Ph.D., BCBA-D @ GoToWebinar
Mar 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm
until the webinar begins! Social Skills for Adolescents and Adults with ASD: Finding relevant targets for instruction, using instructional strategies that work, and balancing self-determination with skill-building Presented by Mary Jane Weiss, Ph.D, BCBA-D Description Social skills are an elusive target of intervention for ASD, especially for adolescents and adults. It is imperative that clinicians define and achieve outcomes that...
Apr
6
Sat
Tough Mudder Series
Apr 6 – Dec 28 all-day
Tough Mudder Series
Every journey starts with a single step. Start yours here, then see how far you can take it. Whether a fun 5-miler or a 10-mile chance to really push your limits, Tough Mudder has the challenge for you. The courses are engineered so that teamwork isn’t just encouraged; it’s required. With the help of your fellow Mudders, you’ll overcome best-in-class...
Apr
14
Sun
South Beach Triathlon @ Miami, FL
Apr 14 all-day
South Beach Triathlon @ Miami, FL
Swim, Bike and Run through paradise. Experience the incredible scenery that the South Beach Triathlon has to offer. Don’t let its beauty fool you, the South Beach Triathlon promises a challenge for athletes of all levels. until the 2019 South Beach Triathlon! 2019 South Beach Triathlon The Organization for Autism Research will be at the South Beach Triathlon on April...
Apr
28
Sun
Virgin Money London Marathon @ London, UK
Apr 28 all-day
Virgin Money London Marathon @ London, UK
Join the RUN FOR AUTISM for the world’s largest charitable event–the Virgin Money London Marathon. This race is known for its crowd support, “fancy dress” costumes, and famous landmarks. Highlights of the course include scenic Greenwich, the Tower Bridge, revelry at the Isle of Dogs, the Thames River, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and Buckingham Palace. until the 2019 London Marathon!...
May
5
Sun
DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon @ Pittsburgh, PA
May 5 all-day
DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon @ Pittsburgh, PA
Join OAR for the 11th anniversary running of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and the exciting weekend of events! Run over Pittsburgh's three rivers, across bridges with amazing views of the city skyline, and travel through unique neighborhoods lined with spectators and entertainment that showcases Pittsburgh's history and diversity.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 until the 2019 Pittsburgh Marathon! 2019 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh...
May
27
Mon
Life Time Tri CapTex @ Austin, TX
May 27 all-day
Life Time Tri CapTex @ Austin, TX
Make your Memorial Day one to remember with this premier Texas triathlon! The Life Time Tri CapTex is an exciting event that takes place in the heart of the Austin, Texas. Since 1991, the Capitol of Texas Triathlon has become a fixture in the multisport spotlight – not only in central Texas, but also among the other seven races in...
Jun
9
Sun
Escape from Alcatraz @ San Francisco, CA
Jun 9 all-day
Escape from Alcatraz @ San Francisco, CA
The world's top athletes from around the globe take over the streets and waters of San Francisco for this prestigious triathlon. Escape from Alcatraz Triathlon showcases the beauty of San Francisco, triathletes embark on a 1.5 mile swim from Alcatraz Island to the San Francisco shoreline, an 18 mile hilly bike ride out to Golden Gate Park and an eight-mile...
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Active for Autism 5K

On Sunday April 14, 2019, OAR will host its first annual Active For Autism 5K.  Join...

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