We’re thrilled to announce that Team Hydro will be back at it with our swims in 2020: Alcatraz: Saturday, August 29th 2020. Sign up or donate at donate.teamhydro.org. Boston Harbor: Sun, September 13, 2020. Sign up here! Swims for Hydrocephalus: Stay tuned for more info. If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
Team Hydro is incredibly proud to announce an exciting research update! Dr. Jennifer Strahle, recipient of a 2016 Innovator Award from Team Hydro, has been awarded a $2.4 million dollar grant from the NIH to work on Hydrocephalus. This award is a direct result of the data she generated using funds from Team Hydro and the
Team Hydro is thrilled to announce yet another successful pair of fundraising swims by two incredible age group swim teams: The Dorset Dolphins of Marietta, GA, and the Little Falls Penguins of Bethesda, MD. The Dolphin Dash took place on June 22nd, with 47 athletes completed a record 73 miles and raising almost $15k. Inspired
Listen to the voices of the patients, parents, physicians, and reseachers of Hydrocephalus. This striking video was created by Craig and Vicki Brown and the Hydrocephalus Association. It was featured at the recent event Vision Dinner: A Time for Awareness, A Hope for a Cure. Team Hydro is proud to be a founding partner of this effort.
Team Hydro completed its final swim of the season, as our swimmers crossed the waters on the Hahbah on Sunday, September 9th. Some 25 swimmers successful made the crossing as several dozen additional Team Hydro volunteers helped shepherd the swimmers in kayaks. Team Hydro members once again came from a very interesting range of backgrounds
The weather was warm and spirits were high as Team Hydro completed its 13th crossing from Alcatraz Island into Aquatic Park, San Francisco. 42 swimmers from across the country joined our ranks and raised more than $50,000 in the process! One thing that made this year’s swim particularly special was the participation of three hydrocephalus patients:
Labor day weekend may mark the end of summer for many folks, but for TEAM HYDRO it marks the beginning of two amazing events aimed at raising Awareness and Research funds to combat Hydrocephalus! First up, on September 1 the Team will once again enter the icy waters of the SF Bay and Escape Alcatraz in
Despite soaring temperatures followed by thunderstorms that closed the pool for the afternoon session, the Penguins of Little Falls swam today for hydrocephalus! And boy, did they swim — over 65 miles, in fact! The team got off to an early start in this their 7th amazing swim for hydrocephalus. Swimmers ranging from age 5 to 18
The Dorset Dolphin Swim Team of Marietta, Georgia took to the water on Saturday and raised over $11,000 (and counting!) for Hydrocephalus Research. This marked the 3rd Annual Dolphin Dash for Hydrocephalus! This incredible Team Hydro event, organized by parents Anna & TJ Beck and Crysie Grelecki, reached new heights this year by increasing not only
A marine wind advisory and low lying fog may have been enough to force the US coast guard to alter the swim course from Alcatraz today, but NOTHING could stop Team Hydro from swimming in support of hydrocephalus research! United by a great desire to find a cure for this life-threatening condition, dozens of Team Hydro swimmers