Sunday, October 18, 2009
Stroke for Stroke 2010 (UK)
"Stroke for Stroke is a partnership between The Stroke Association and Siemens to help support Siemens' sponsorship of the GB rowing team, and to raise money to help fight stroke in the UK. Stroke for Stroke aims to highlight the positive benefits of regular exercise by encouraging as many people as possible to row 10km during Stroke for Stroke Week, 25 to 31 January 2010, whilst raising funds for The Stroke Association. Stroke is the second biggest killer in the UK and over 1.1 million people are living with the after effects of stroke. It touches so many lives and yet is still incredibly underfunded. You can make a real difference by raising vital funds for The Stroke Association and reduce your stroke risk through exercise"