Press by Event 1990-2008

WORLD T.E.A.M. SPORTS MEDIA COVERAGE

2008 MEDIA REPORTS

The Vietnam Challenge
November 21, 2008 · Robert A. Duncan, MD · Vietnam Challenge

The Real Deal
November, 2008 · Sports ‘N Spokes · Real Deal

NBC Jeep World of Adventure Sports Races to Romania
October 28, 2008 · 5Ones · Real Deal

Street Stories NYC: “In 2000 I biked across the country to raise money for Alzheimer’s”
August 4, 2008 · The L Magazine, Brooklyn, NY · Face of America

Two Paralympic Athletes Participate in 2008 Real Deal Inclusive Sports Adventure
July 24, 2008 · TEAM USA · Real Deal

Colorado Athletes are standing on Podiums and Getting it Done!
July 8, 2008 · Clif Bar

Extremes: Scaling new heights
July 1, 2008 · Denver Post, Denver, CO · Real Deal

World T.E.A.M. Sports 2008 Face of America Bike Ride
April 3, 2008 · Soldiers Angels Network · Face of America

2007 MEDIA REPORTS

Medical Center employee uses injury to inspire returning war veterans
December 3, 2007 · Currents, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

2007 Real Deal Image Gallery
June 18, 2007 · Shutterfly · Real Deal

“There’s Not a Victim Here”
June 16, · Vail Daily, Vail, CO · Real Deal

Real Deal 2007 Photo Gallery
June 14, 2007 · Don Patterson · Real Deal

World Team Sports – Disabled Athletes
June 12, 2007 · 50 Egg Films, Babson Park, MA

World T.E.A.M. Sports 2007
May 28, 2007 · Eric’s Goal!, Street, MD

Angels at Face of America Bike Ride
May 8, 2007 · View from the 8th Floor

Face of America: Day 2
April 30, 2007 · Biking Bis, · Face of America

Wounded Troops, Supporters Ride Bicycles 110 Miles
April 30, 2007 Armed Forces Press Service · Face of America

Face of America: Day 1 on the road
April 29, 2007 · Biking Bis · Face of America

A Testament to True Endurance
April 29, 2007 Washington Post, Washington, D.C. · Face of America

Cyclists ride together for wounded warriors
April 29, 2007 · Frederick News-Post, Frederick, MD · Face of America

Face of America 2007: The team gathers
April 28, 2007 Biking Bis · Face of America

Purple Heart winner, Marine bikes for other veterans
April 26, 2007 · Somerville Journal, Somerville, MA · Face of America

Pax Rats Ride for Veterans
April 15, 2007 · The Bay Net, Lexington Park, MD · Face of America

World T.E.A.M. Sports to Host 2007 FACE OF AMERICA Bike Ride to Honor Servicemen and Women Severely Injured in Iraq and Afghanistan
March 19, 2007 · PR Newswire · Face of America

Athletic Inspiration – Steve Ackerman
March 15, 2007 · Active.com

2006 MEDIA REPORTS

James M. Benson: T.E.A.M. Builder
Fall, 2006 · University of Illinois LAS News, Urbana, IL

World T.E.A.M. Sports
Fall, 2006 · A&E Lives that Make a Difference

Special Olympians to Return to Kilimanjaro
September 16, 2006 · North Country Times, Escondido, CA · Return to Kilimanjaro

Face of America 2006 ride report
May 11, 2006 · AMP-L · Face of America

2005 MEDIA REPORTS

“Face of America 2005” Bike Ride Being Postponed; Efforts to Continue While Nation Focuses on Katrina Relief Efforts
September 14, 2005 · Business Wire · Face of America

World T.E.A.M. Sports Hosts “Face of America 2005” Bike Ride to Honor Disabled Soldiers
August 22, 2005 · Business Wire · Face of America

This Climber Stepping Up
May 5, 2005 · Boston Globe, Boston, MA

2004 MEDIA REPORTS

Building Bridges to the Non-Profit World
September 1, 2004 · Wharton Magazine, University of Pennsylvania

2003 MEDIA REPORTS

Enforcement of Cuba travel ban angers some
December 11, 2003 · San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA

Face of America 2003 Gallery
December 2003 · Scott Nickel Smugmug · Face of America

Face of American Ride
November, 2003 · The Braille Monitor · Face of America

Cyclists honor victims of terrorist attacks
September 17, 2003 · Brick Township Bulletin, Brick, NJ · Face of America

Israelis join Americans in commemorating 9/11
September 14, 2003 · Israel21c · Face of America

A Normal Teenager Lives the “New Normal”
September 14, 2003 · New York Times, New York, NY · Face of America

Couple to honor cousin by bicycling in tandem
September 11, 2003 · Sentinel, Freehold, NJ · Face of America

Blindness no barrier to cyclist planning 280-mile ride
September 5, 2003 · Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Seattle, WA · Face of America

Parlin woman ready to roll for 9/11 ‘moving memorial’
July 31, 2003 · Suburban, Freehold, NJ · Face of America

Robin Williams, Michael Jordan Auction Bikes For Charity
June 4, 2003 · Busted Spoke

Billy Quick: Very Special Athlete
Winter 2003 · Rails to Trails

2002 MEDIA REPORTS

2002 Face of America Gallery
December 2002 · Scott Nickel Smugmug · Face of America

NY-Va. ride transforms the bikers
September 23, 2002 · Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD · Face of America

A Rolling Memorial
September 8, 2002 · Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD · Face of America

Yoko Donates a Bike to a Good Cause
May 13, 2002 · Instant Karma News

Olympian, Paralympian, Professional Athletes Mentor NYC Young People At Sports Clinics; ‘All Sports Day 2002’ Organized By World T.E.A.M. Sports
May 11, 2002 · BW SportsWire,

Vietnam Veterans Biking Challenge
April 29, 2002 · Great Outdoor Recreation Pages · Vietnam Challenge

World TEAM Sports and RMF
January, 2002 · Rush Miller Foundation

2000 MEDIA REPORTS

Special Olympics Athlete Billy Quick Will Make Historic Run in Havana
November 16, 2000 · PR Newswire

Avid Technology Founder Bill Warner Has Overcome Obstacles His Entire Life
November 5, 2000 · CNN

My FOA Diary
September 24, 2000 · Island Girl · Face of America

Coping: Legs Don’t Work but His Courage Is Just Fine
June 11, 2000 · New York Times, New York, NY

Face of America is all heart
May 28, 2000 Worcester Telegram, Worcester, MA · Face of America

Hand-cycling: Alpine cyclist, BYU invention making tracks across U.S.
May 20, 2000 · Deseret News, Salt Lake City, UT

Crossing the Country Again: From Railroads to Rail-Trails
May 18, 2000 · Education World · Face of America

UH student fulfills role model goal
April 24, 2000 · Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Honolulu, HI

1999 MEDIA REPORTS

Vietnam: The Living Memory
Fall, 1999 · Tuftonia · Vietnam Challenge

For a Father-Son Team, a Vietnam Challenge
November 10, 1999 · U.S.1, PrinctonInfo.com · Vietnam Challenge

Running for self, world
October 22, 1999 · Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD

Back to Vietnam
April, 1999 · San Diego Magazine, San Diego, CA · Vietnam Challenge

World T.E.A.M. Sports: The Vietnam Challenge
March 26, 1999 · Points of Light · Vietnam Challenge

1998 MEDIA REPORTS

Making Peace With the Past On a Journey Across Vietnam
December 25, 1998 · New York Times, New York, NY · Vietnam Challenge

Tending to Wounds of War He Didn’t Know
December 2, 1998 · New York Times, New York, NY · Vietnam Challenge

A Bicycle Path From Wall Street to Vietnam
November 2, 1998 · New York Times, New York, NY · Vietnam Challenge

A Trek Seared by Pain
October 27, 1998 · Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL · Vietnam Challenge

Bridging With Bicycles
February 19, 1998 · Bangor Daily News · Vietnam Challenge

The Vietnam Challenge
February 7, 1998 · Scott Alan Dvorak · Vietnam Challenge

Healing War’s Scars
January 17, 1998 · Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL · Vietnam Challenge

Vietnam Vet Goes Back for 1,200 Mile Bike Trip
January 15, 1998 · Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee, WI · Vietnam Challenge

A Return to Vietnam to Visit the Ghosts of War
January 4, 1998 · The New York Times, New York, NY · Vietnam Challenge

Woman Plans to Bike Between Vietnamese Cities
January 4, 1998 · The Robesonian, Lumberton, NC · Vietnam Challenge

Woman from N.C. Joins Bike Marathon
January 4, 1998 · Wilmington Star-News, Wilmington, NC · Vietnam Challenge

Vietnam, U.S. Vets Go Full Cycle on Trip
January 2, 1998 · Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA · Vietnam Challenge

1997 MEDIA REPORTS

On A Two-wheeled Odyssey To Heal Wounds Of Vietnam, Joining Veterans On The Trek Will Be A Young NJ Man Touched By The War
December 15, 1997 · Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA · Vietnam Challenge

MCI to Link Communities and Classrooms to Vietnam Challenge
November 14, 1997 · PR Newswire · Vietnam Challenge

Handcyclists breaking into racing
August 3, 1997 · Telegram & Gazette, Worcester, MA

Secrets and Lines: Legacy of a Reporter Who Was a Hanoi Spy
April 28, 1997 · New York Times, New York, NY

Greg LeMond back on the Bike
March 14, 1997 · Cycling News

Icy and Dicey: Runners Survive the Antarctica Marathon
March 2, 1997 · New York Times, New York, NY

1996 MEDIA REPORTS

Chronicle
June 5, 1996 · New York Times, New York, NY

1996 NationsBank Paralympic Torch Relay Runs August 6-15
May 16, 1996 · PR Newswire · Paralympic Torch Relay

1995 MEDIA REPORTS

Disabled Cyclist Participates in World Ride ’95
October 25, 1995 · News-Post Leader, Frederick, MD · World Ride

Disabled Riders to Stop in Blythe on 13,000 Mile Journey
September 29, 1995 · Palo Verde Valley Times, Palo Verde, CA · World Ride

Coming Full Cycle
September 27, 1995 · Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA · World Ride

When the Human Spirit Takes Hold
May 28, 1995 · Seattle Times, Seattle, WA · World Ride

Tour focusing on disabled heading here
March 27, 1995 · The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD · World Ride

Cyclists set out to conquer world on ride
March 20, 1995 · Go Upstate.com, Spartanburg, SC · World Ride

Disabled Cyclist, 43, to Join World Tour
March 15, 1995 · Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA · World Ride

1991 MEDIA REPORTS

Story Of A Kilimanjaro Challenge
December 12, 1991 · The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA · Kilimanjaro Climb

1990 MEDIA REPORTS

Sportscaster Makes Climb, Friends on Mount Kilimanjaro
July 13, 1990 · Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA · Kilimanjaro Climb

They’re Going to Take It to a New Level: the Top of Kilimanjaro
February 8, 1990 · Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, CA · Kilimanjaro Climb

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