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On Wednesday, November 3rd at 7:00pm, the Footlights Theatre in Falmouth, Maine will be holding a preview performance of The Colors Of My Life and donating all ticket sales to Walk AS One.
Hello WYASO Warriors! I’m thrilled to see what a great start we have for our 2016 spring season! The awareness that is happening in the AS community for AS Awareness month is stellar this year. There are blue toe nails everywhere thanks to Cookie Hopper and Helgi Olafson and the SAA Twitter & Instagram contest […]
2015 Walk Your A.S. Off, Life With Spondylitis, Motivation & Inspiration, Uncategorized, Walk Your A.S. Off
When I get knocked down…
As many of you know, dealing with A.S. can be quite a battle. A few nights ago, I was walking in my bedroom when I slipped and fell to the ground. Thankfully, I landed on the carpet, but it still was not a good feeling especially because I was in the midst of a bad […]
ASers Walking To Raise Awareness, Motivation & Inspiration, Step Announcements, Take Action For Awareness, The Rest Of The Year, Uncategorized, Walk Your A.S. Off
2014 Walk Your A.S. Off – Step Announcement
What an amazing year we’ve had! We are well on our way to Mars now walkers and it is all thanks to you – every person who took even one step towards our goal. Thank you. Thank you to all of our team captains – Joyce Lameire, Michael Mallinson, Bruce Williams, Michelle Fitch, Colleen Vasquez, Ashley […]
ASers Walking To Raise Awareness, Life With Spondylitis, Uncategorized, Walk Your A.S. Off
A Message From Jennifer Visscher On Our 2014 Walk
I’m not sure how to begin this but I’ve pondered it for too long so – here we go… Dear Walk Participants, I want to apologize to everyone for not being as involved in the walk this year as you all deserve me to be. I could go into the reasons why – but […]
ASers Walking To Raise Awareness, Team Spotlight, Uncategorized, Walk Your A.S. Off
Walk Your A.S. Off Welcomes the Ankylosing Spondylitis Association of Ireland!
The Ankylosing Spondylitis Association of Ireland (ASAI) joins Walk Your A.S. Off with team SUAS! According to Seoirse Smith, the Secretary of ASAI and president of the Ankylosing Spondylitis International Federation (ASIF), “SUAS is the name of our recent awareness programme and stands for Supporting & Understanding AS or sometimes misread as Stand Up for AS […]
Motivation & Inspiration, The Rest Of The Year, Uncategorized
Tiara's Tuesday Talk – I'm Here, Aren't You?
Wait… What? Yes I’m here, aren’t you? What do you mean I shouldn’t be? Just because the walk is over doesn’t mean we don’t have things to talk about. I mean if you want I can go away… No? Okay. (Yes I really do talk to myself btw) Walk Your AS Off 2013 may […]
My name is Kelly Warner. I am deaf and 43 years old , married to a wonderful husband of 14 years, who is also deaf. Just months before my marriage, I was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. The full extent of my disease wasn’t apparent until months afterwards. I endured fibromyalgia on top of it. […]
Musical Motivation Monday – by Heather Stewart We are poised to leave our footprints on the moon. We will reach our destination but will we have accomplished all that we set out to do? We wanted to take steps to reach the moon but to also get people moving and raise awareness for AS. I think […]