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Tag: Team Life without Lupus

Running for Lupus Research – Meet Brittany Morris

January 18, 2024 Brittany Morris was supposed to be a professional athlete.  As a child, she was one of her community’s fastest track stars, a sprinter with big plans to compete as a pro-runner, at least with a scholarship to join a college team. But suddenly at 12 years old she developed confusing symptoms that […] Read More

Run 2024 TCS New York City Marathon For Lupus Research

March 8, 2024 Our Team Life Without Lupus® will once again join the 50,000+ runners in the TCS New York City Marathon Sunday November 3, 2024 running the 26.2 mile course of this iconic international event. Have you or someone you know imagined running a marathon? This year, run for Team Life Without Lupus® to […] Read More

LRA Marathoners Honor Moms

May 5, 2022 Our team for the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon is already up and running with every spot filled and many more on a wait list.  In just a few weeks, they have already raised more than $20,000 and they’ve only just begun.  Since the Lupus Research Alliance formed Team Life Without […] Read More

LRA’s Marathon Team Life Without Lupus Running Lupus into the Ground!

November 4, 2021 Best of luck and incredible thanks go to our Team Life Without Lupus, who are running the TCS New York City Marathon this Sunday to raise thousands for lupus research.  Disappointed that the 50th anniversary marathon was cancelled in 2020, our runners are even more determined to make this 50th run the most […] Read More

2020 TCS New York City Marathon Postponed until 2021

June 24, 2020 The TCS New York 2020 TCS New York City Marathon scheduled for Sunday November 1st, 2020 has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Runners who signed up to run with the Lupus Research Alliance Team Life Without Lupus should contact Lana Munoz at for more information.  The 50th running of […] Read More

Thank you 2019 Half-Marathon Team Life Without Lupus!

Thanks to the Lupus Research Alliance Team Life Without Lupus, with runners who pounded the pavements at the United Airlines NYC Half Marathon on Sunday to raise funds for lupus research. Every one of those 13.1 miles bring us closer in the journey to Life Without Lupus – their invaluable steps brought the Team’s fundraising […] Read More

Thank You Team Life Without Lupus!

Big thanks go to our 13 Team Life Without Lupus members who ran 26.2 miles November 4 through all five boroughs in the TCS New York City Marathon to raise nearly $40,000 for lupus research. Five runners have lupus!  Seven were running on behalf of loved ones to raise funds so the Lupus Research Alliance […] Read More

Sheena M. Ogando, MD, RhMSUS, RYS200

Hello my precious Lupus-ees! My name is Sheena Ogando, I’m a born and raised New Yorker, part-time yoga instructor, and full-time rheumatologist working in California.  I have worked with the Lupus Research Alliance since 2015 and am coming home to New York for the 2018 NYC Marathon, running for the organization’s Team Life Without Lupus.  […] Read More