What’s Coming Next Month: July 2021

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Join us in July for a conversation with Roseanne Dobkin about mood, anxiety, and Parkinson’s, advice from our YOPD Council, numerous Team DPF events that will inspire you to move and support others living with Parkinson’s, and more.

EDUCATIONAL EVENTS and resources

Care Partner Monthly Meetup
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
12 pm Mountain Daylight Time (11 am PDT, 1 pm CDT, 2 pm EDT, 7 pm GMT)
During our Care Partner Monthly Meetup, Connie Carpenter Phinney, care partner to her husband and our founder, Davis Phinney, holds space to discuss the concerns, challenges, and questions that many Parkinson’s care partners have today. To register for the meetup, click here.

YOPD Council: YOPD Q & A
Thursday, July 15, 2021
1 pm Mountain Daylight Time (12pm PDT, 2pm CDT, 3pm EDT, 8pm GMT)
During this session, our YOPD Council leaders will be answering YOUR questions. Join us live to have your voices heard and your most pressing YOPD questions answered. To register, click here.

Managing Mood and Anxiety in Parkinson’s with Roseanne Dobkin
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
12 pm Mountain Daylight Time
(11 am PDT, 1 pm CDT, 2 pm EDT, 7 pm GMT)
Approximately 50-60% of people living with Parkinson’s experience varying levels of depression and anxiety. It’s important to know the difference between these common mood disorders so you can accurately explain how you’re feeling to your doctor and get the care you need. During this webinar, Roseanne Dobkin, PhD, will discuss depression, anxiety, and apathy; the causes and treatments of them; and much more. You will also have the chance to ask Dr. Dobkin your questions. To register for the webinar, click here.

Team DPFTEAM DPF Events and REGISTRATIONS

Team DPF is our grassroots fundraising community made up of individuals who have a passion for helping improve quality of life for people affected by Parkinson’s. There are many ways you can be a part of Team DPF, and to be sure you stay in-the-know about events and fundraisers, you can sign up for the Team DPF newsletter at the bottom of this page.

Every Victory Counts Challenge
Every Victory Counts Challenge
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Nationwide
The Davis Phinney Foundation and Team DPF present the second annual Every Victory Counts Challenge. Move any WAY you want anyWHERE you want in a movement challenge that you create. Walk a mile a day. Bike 500 miles. Dance, practice yoga, or play. Whatever your challenge, you’ll join a group of passionate people celebrating the importance of movement and exercise to living well with Parkinson’s. Click here to learn more and register.

Tour de Victory Cycling Challenge
July 10, 2021
Boulder, CO
Join Team DPF for the Tour de Victory Cycling Challenge on the beautiful country roads of Boulder, Colorado, this summer and support the Davis Phinney Foundation. This beloved Front Range ride, featuring 50K and 100K route options, starts and ends at Gunbarrel Brewing Company. For more information, click here.

Ned Gravel
July 31, 2021
Nederland, CO
Join Team DPF at Ned Gravel, a fun, inclusive, and challenging event in beautiful Nederland, Colorado. This brand new gravel race features 20-, 41-, and 66-mile distances. And if you’re riding an eBike, there will be a special DPF wave just for you! For more information, click here. 

Roll Massif Copper Triangle
August 7, 2021
Copper Mountain, CO
This road sportive is graced with breathtaking scenery, gorgeous roads, and three climbs over 10,000 feet. The 79-mile loop crests three Colorado mountain passes: Fremont Pass (Elev. 11,318’), Tennessee Pass (Elev. 10,424’), and Vail Pass (Elev. 10,662’) for a total elevation gain of 6,500 feet. To sign up, click here.

THIS YEAR AND EVERY YEAR, EVERY VICTORY COUNTS®

Our Every Victory Counts® manual is packed with up-to-date information about everything Parkinson’s, plus an expanded worksheets and resources section to help you put what you’ve learned into action. Request your free copy of the Every Victory Counts manual by clicking the button below.

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Thank you to our 2021 Peak Partners, Adamas, Amneal, Kyowa Kirin, and Sunovion, as well as our Every Victory Counts Gold Sponsor AbbVie Grants, Silver Sponsor Lundbeck, and Bronze Sponsors Supernus and Theravance for helping us provide the Every Victory Counts manual to our community for free.

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