Studio 5 Interview: Push to the Finish

We’re proud to be working with Push to the Finish, an organization dedicated to bringing the exhilaration of running events to kids who would otherwise not be able to participate. Brooke Walker from KSL Studio 5 hosted a story on the PTTF organization that centered on Reese, one of the PTTF kids, and ended with the run at our event. …

Thanks for a Successful First Year!

The results are in, and we wanted to share the output of this year’s Purple Day 5k that was held here in South Jordan on March 24th, 2012. It was only last year that our daughter had completed a surgery which effectively detached the right hemisphere of her brain to gain control of the daily seizures she experienced.  This was …

The Purple Day 5K in Review

“Currently there is no cure for epilepsy, and for some individuals the finish line is far from sight. “ On Saturday, March 24th the first annual Purple Day 5K Fun Run and Walk for Epilepsy Awareness was held at the East Riverfront Park in South Jordan, Utah.   The event was created by the Green Family (Greg, Angela, Gabriel, Marisa and …

Epilepsy Facts You Can Share

Epilepsy is a neurological condition caused by sudden brief changes in the brain’s electrical balance that causes seizures. Seizures can alter awareness, physical movements, consciousness or actions. They generally last from a few seconds to a few minutes. Epilepsy is often called a “seizure disorder.” To date, there is no known cure. Causes of epilepsy may include head injuries, brain …