Monthly Archives: January 2012

Meet Krissy Heflin — an Awesome Special Olympian!

My name is Krissy Heflin! I’m 33 years old and live in San Luis Obispo, California. I was born with a rare syndrome called Moebius Syndrome and I’m also legally blind.I started participating in Special Olympics when I was a young child. I got involved in Special Olympics when I went to Chris Jespersen School in San Luis Obispo. Chris Jespersen School was a school for children who have different types of disabilities. I missed 6 years of participating in Special Olympics after …

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Greenlayer Signed as Official Merchandiser for SLO Marathon, Half & 5K

Company will sell official merchandise online and during race weekend, as well as supply athlete and volunteer technical t-shirtsSAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — Offering a comfortable and “green” recycled t-shirt, a Portland based race apparel company has been selected by the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K races as the official race t-shirt and merchandiser. Greenlayer will be selling official race gear — t-shirts, zips, hats and more online and at the SLO Life Expo on Earth Day weekend, April 20–22.“Greenlayer has high quality, great …

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Meathead Movers Sponsors the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 9, 2012Company and their athlete movers will support in race day logisticsSAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — The athlete movers of Meathead Movers, who jog when they’re not handling your household or office items, will help support race day logistics for the Inaugural San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K races. Meathead Mover trucks and athletes will haul thousands of pounds of products to locations on the 26.2 mile course and the SLO Life Expo.“Meathead Movers and their athletes will be invaluable …

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Catholic Healthcare West Hospitals Sponsor the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K

French Hospital Medical Center will be the primary care facility and support the medical tent needs on-site at race finish and for The SLO Life ExpoSAN LUIS OBISPO, CA — Partnering with the premier hospitals in the California Central Coast region, the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K has signed Catholic Healthcare West Hospitals (CHW) of the Central Coast as an Official Sponsor and medical provider for the race weekend. The hospitals represented are French Hospital Medical Center, Arroyo Grande Community Hospital and …

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