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Triumph at Ten!

October 15, 2015 marks a significant day in the history of Triumph Fitness. 10 years ago on this same date, I welcomed the very first class of cancer survivors to Triumph Fitness. I remember it like it was yesterday. The nervousness and excitement of launching this new program that I hoped would help cancer survivors grow strong again. Ten participants had entrusted themselves to

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Using Triumph Fitness to Climb to New Heights!

Over the years, we have had graduates of Triumph Fitness ask us about how they could help our organization as a way to say thank you for the benefits they received through Triumph. We thought long and hard about what might be a powerful way for these alumni to not only give back, but pay it forward, while also helping them to maintain a

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Changes for Triumph Fitness

Exciting News from the Triumph Cancer Foundation To our alumni and supporters – After a wonderful 6 year relationship with Savvy Health Solutions, because of changes made within their company structure, we have amicably parted ways. We thank Savvy for the years of support in delivering instructors for Triumph Fitness. As part of Savvy’s realignment, they have also closed their Folsom Fitness Facility, so

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National Cancer Survivors Day

This weekend marks National Cancer Survivors Day.  Each year, the Triumph Cancer Foundation participates in UC Davis Cancer Center’s annual picnic along with many other cancer-related organizations that offer support and resources to cancer survivors.  For us, not only is it an opportunity to celebrate this special day, but also to share with other cancer survivors what Triumph is all about.  Every year, through

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Celebrations – A Cancer Survivor’s Perspective

This week I had the unique opportunity to experience a full spectrum of the Triumph journey. We had two new classes of Triumph Fitness commencing, and a third class graduating. It reminded me quite clearly of how cancer affects a survivor and how Triumph changes lives. I love meeting our Triumph Fitness participants. Their stories always inspire me, and refuel me. I am always

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