For the ninth consecutive year, LA Fitness is supporting Augie’s Quest to help find a cure for ALS. Throughout the month of February, we’re asking all who wish to participate, to donate to this life-changing cause. LA Fitness will donate 100% of the proceeds from the annual LA Fitness ALS fundraiser to the Augie’s Quest ALS research initiative.
Life with ALS – Podcast Ep. 17
Learn more about ALS in this 17 minute podcast episode! We talk to Lynne Nieto about her husband Augie’s diagnosis of ALS and their subsequent foundation of Augie’s Quest: a not-for-profit organization whose sole focus is finding a cure for ALS.
What is Augie’s Quest?
Founded by Augie Nieto, known for his role in shaping today’s fitness world as the co-founder and CEO of Life Fitness, Augie’s Quest leverages Augie’s long-standing relationships in the fitness industry and global business community to operate like a highly successful business accountable for results. More About Augie’s Quest >
Join us at LA Fitness on Saturday, February 23rd and dedicate your workout to ALS!
Raised For Augie's Quest by LA Fitness Since 2010
Augie’s Quest & Understanding ALS
People diagnosed with ALS every year in the U.S.*
Average years survival time, from date of diagnosis.
Dedication to finding a cure.
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ALS stats from, Facts You Should Know, ALS Association, Data Retrieved 1/16/2018
- “Facts You Should Know.” ALSA.org. The ALS Association. http:www.alsa.org/about-als/facts-you-should-know.html
- “AT-1501.” ALS Therapy Development Institute. The ALS Association. http://www.als.net/at-1501