The skies were dark, the weather was windy and cold, and the water was churning with unusually high swells and chop as 40 Team Hydro swimmers prepared for the 2021 Alcatraz Swim for Hydrocephalus Research! There is no question that the conditions pricked at our nerves as we prepared to jump into the Bay,
In another remarkable show of selfless desire to use their swimming skills to help others, the Dorset Dolphin Swim Team in Marietta, Georgia will take to the water on June 25th, 2021! This will be the fifth year that the Dorset Dolphins will swim in support of one of their teammates as well as a
Team Hydro is thrilled to have supported Dr. Bonnie Blazer-Yost and her team in their quest to develop a non-surgical treatment for hydrocephalus. In 2017, we announced the news of a wonderful “million-dollar breakthrough” from their lab: preliminary results from research funded by our seed grant enabled a one million dollar follow-up grant from the Department of Defense.
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The Little Falls Penguins of Bethesda, Maryland have been holding annual swims to raise funds for Team Hydro’s research grants for eight years now. Inspired by the story of their fallen teammate, Kate Finlayson, they find that using their swimming skills to contribute positively to the world and serve those in need is a wonderful
The Choose Your Own Adventure Challenge! COVID has stopped a lot this year, but it hasn’t stopped hydrocephalus. We still need a cure Get creative. Get determined. Make a difference. You could run. Swim. Walk. Do push-ups. Pledge to read a certain number of books. Or just make a donation — and invite others to chip
Coronavirus forced us to cancel all our 2020 Group Swim Events – but hydrocephalus patients and researchers need support now more than ever! That is why we are pleased to announce this ‘choose your own adventure’ event. Contribute and get involved HERE! Just set a goal that you will accomplish between now and August 29th
A note from Team Hydro Co-founder Peter Finlayson My beautiful sister Kate died when she was just 26. She taught me a lot about how to live life. A few years before she passed, she was preparing for YET ANOTHER brain surgery to treat her hydrocephalus, which meant among other things, lost hair.With my brother Samuel and a
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