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Nov
20
Mon
2017 Annual Campaign
Nov 20 2017 – Jan 1 2018 all-day
OAR's 2017 Annual Campaign is in full swing! Your support has helped OAR have an exciting year, which brought: The first few hires through our Hire Autism employment initiative Hire Autism won the People’s Choice Prize in The Encore Prize Generation2Generation Challenge in October An Educators’ Guide to ASD (Level 1 Supports), the ninth guidebook in our Life Journey Though...
Nov
22
Wed
Newman’s Own $500,000 Holiday Challenge
Nov 22 2017 @ 12:00 pm – Jan 3 2018 @ 2:00 pm
OAR is excited to participate in the Newman's Own Foundation's $500,000 Holiday Challenge! Every dollar donated to at www.crowdrise.com/oar2017 puts OAR in the running for the $150,000 grand prize from Newman's Own Foundation. Throughout the course of the campaign, there will also be bonus challenges to win various amounts of additional funds. You can support OAR by donating and/or sharing...
Jan
14
Sun
Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon @ Houston, TX
Jan 14 all-day
Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon @ Houston, TX | Houston | Texas | United States
The Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Houston Half Marathon offer participants a unique running experience in America’s fourth largest city. The fast, flat, scenic single-loop course has been ranked as the “fastest winter marathon” and “second fastest marathon overall” by Ultimate Guide To Marathons. Additionally, with more than 200,000 spectators, Ultimate Guide to Marathons has ranked the Chevron Houston Marathon...
Mar
18
Sun
United Airlines NYC Half @ New York City, NY
Mar 18 all-day
United Airlines NYC Half @ New York City, NY
The 2018 United Airlines NYC Half will take runners from around the city and the globe on a 13.1-mile tour of NYC. Led by a talent-packed roster of American and international elites, runners will stop traffic in the Big Apple this March! until the 2018 NYC Half! 2018 United Airlines NYC Half The Organization for Autism Research will be back...
Apr
22
Sun
Virgin Money London Marathon @ London, UK
Apr 22 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. OAR is honored to participate...
May
6
Sun
DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon @ Pittsburgh, PA
May 6 all-day
DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon @ Pittsburgh, PA
Join OAR for the 10th anniversary running of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and the exciting weekend of events! Activities begin on Friday, May 4, 2018 with the GNC Live Well Pittsburgh Health and Fitness Expo. On Saturday, May 5, we’ll host the UPMC Health Plan/UPMC Sports Medicine Pittsburgh 5K Run, Toyota of Pittsburgh Kids Marathon, Pittsburgh Toddler Trot...
Jun
3
Sun
Escape from Alcatraz @ San Francisco, CA
Jun 3 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...
Jul
1
Sun
2XU New York City Triathlon @ New York City, New York
Jul 1 all-day
2XU New York City Triathlon @ New York City, New York
The 2XU New York City Triathlon is one of the nation’s premier urban triathlons, with a course that wraps through some of the busiest streets in Manhattan. This epic race includes a 1.5k swim with the fast current in the Hudson River, a 40k ride up the traffic-free Hudson Parkway into the Bronx and back, followed by a 10k trek...
Aug
26
Sun
Transamerica Chicago Triathlon @ Chicago, Illinois
Aug 26 all-day
Transamerica Chicago Triathlon @ Chicago, Illinois
For 35 years, triathletes have gathered on the shores of Lake Michigan for one of the largest triathlons in the world. The Transamerica Chicago Triathlon is an action-packed tour through one of America’s signature metropolises. When it comes to triathlon in Chicago, we’ve got you covered. Race weekend consists of five stand-alone triathlons, including the Life Time Kids Tri Chicago,...
Sep
16
Sun
BMW Berlin Marathon @ Berlin, GER
Sep 16 all-day
BMW Berlin Marathon @ Berlin, GER
Whether you’re a seasoned marathon runner looking for a personal best, or an excited beginner approaching your first marathon, Berlin is exactly what you’ve been looking for. Nine world records have been set along the notoriously flat route of the BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, and the world’s most elite athletes come back time and time again to run the course. The race...

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