Fellow cyclist Mark Scott who is fighting for his life in his battle against Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML). He has conquered the most daunting bike races in the world; he has won National Championships on the road, mountain, and track; he has displayed courage and class on and off the bike. Today, he faces the biggest challenge of his life: beating cancer! Mark needs a bone marrow transplant from an unrelated donor to save his life.
Watch Mark’s Story
How can you help?
Mark needs YOUR help in fighting this battle! Partner with #TeamMarkScott and Delete Blood Cancer by hosting a cheek-swabbing event in your cycling community. The cheek-swabbing process is fast and non-invasive! This effort will register people to the National Bone Marrow Registry, which will help Mark and other blood cancer patients find the genetic match that can potentially save their lives.
The following Teams have made “Swab Leader” commitments; join them now to make a MASSIVE impact towards our cause!
- Monster Media/Spy
- Surf City/Sterling BMW/Cylance/GQ6
- Amgen/Break-Away-From Cancer
- Big Orange/Bonk Breaker
- Ferrari Triathlon Team
- G3Soilworks Foundation
We all understand the Power of the Peloton. We all know bike racers are stubbornly clever. Let’s bring a whole new meaning to the term “Getting Cheeky!” Let’s swab those Cheeks to help Mark and potentially Save A Life!
To get involved, host a drive, and help save lives email Brittani Luce [email protected]
To swab your cheeks and see if you are a match to a patient in need, go to www.deletebloodcancer.org. Click Mark Scott’s Page.