News

Racing for Recovery has been featured on CNN, ESPN, The Doctors, USA Today, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Runner’s World & Triathlete Magazines, as well as a plethora of radio and television stations throughout the world. View the links below to our media coverage and watch the videos of our most important accomplishments.

2019

2018

Sep 24, 2018 – WTOL OVERDOSE DEATHS ON THE RISE IN OHIO, BUT LOCAL LEADERS FIND HOPE IN STATISTICS

Sep 29, 2018 – WTOL “ROCKTOBER” RUN BENEFITS RACING FOR RECOVERY

Sep 9, 2018 – Toledo Blade A HEALING TOUCH. CAN CHIROPRACTIC THERAPY HELP STEM OPIOID TIDE?

July 17, 2018 – 13ABC OPIATE ADDICTS IN RECOVERY SEEK ALTERNATIVE PAIN RELIEF

July 14, 2018 – R4R TOLEDO AREA LICENSED PROFESSIONAL CLINICAL COUNSELOR

June 24, 2018 – R4R RIKKI ROCKETT OF POISON WEARING HIS RACING FOR RECOVERY JERSEY

June 18, 2018 – WTOL DON’T DO IT ALONE: BEAT ADDICTION WITH HELP FROM RACING FOR RECOVERY

June 9, 2018 – 9NEWS KUSA DENVER

May 23, 2018 – ON THE ROAD BACK: A JOURNEY TO SOBRIETY

May 19, 2018 – CHATTANOOGA IRONMAN 70.3 COMPETITOR SHARES HIS STORY OF SOBRIETY

May 9, 2018 – LEGAL MARIJUANA POSES AN INSIDIOUS THREAT TO RECOVERING ADDICTS

April 29, 2018 – SHAIR 167: RACING FOR RECOVERY WITH TODD CRANDELL

April 24, 2018 – THE SHARE RECOVERY PODCAST

April 19, 2018 – RACING FOR RECOVERY OFFERS CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES

April 10, 2018 – RUNNING WITH A PURPOSE: RUNNERS SHARE INSPIRING STORIES — MAP MY RUN STORIES

February 17, 2018 – HELP IS AVAILABLE FOR OPIOID ADDICTS, FAMILIES

February 16, 2018 – RACING FOR RECOVERY OFFERS ONLINE HELP FOR THOSE WHO NEED IT

February 13, 2018 – JUNKIE HUNTERS: THE PRICE OF PAIN

February 6, 2018 – LIVE STREAMING SUPPORT GROUP

January 24, 2018 – RECOVERED DRUG ADDICT TURNS VEGAN IRONMAN AND ADOPTS PET PIG

January 8, 2018 – THE DENNY SCHAFFER SHOW

January 1, 2018 – RACING FOR RECOVERY OFFERS SERVICES IN LIEU OF CHARGES FOR VAN THIEF

2017

Dec 22, 2017 – CBS YOUR DAY, BEATING HEROIN

Dec 8, 2017WTOL HOLIDAYS CAN BE HARD FOR THOSE STRUGGLING SUBSTANCE ABUSE PROBLEMS

Nov 17, 2017 – A MESSAGE OF HOPE OVER SKYPE

Oct 22, 2017 – Zenruption INSPIRATIONAL METHOD FOR OVERCOMING ADDICTION

Oct 17, 2017 – Addiction Professional GO MORE THAN AN EXTRA MILE

Oct 11, 2017 – Click on Detroit Toledo man recovers through physical activity after addiction nearly destroyed his life

Sep 14, 2017 – The Blade COMMUNITY OPIOID MEETING

August 10, 2017 – CNN CNN SPECIAL PROJECT

August 3, 2017 – C SPAN SENATOR ROB PORTMAN, OHIO — C SPAN

July 28, 2017 – CNN From addict to Ironman

June 21, 2017 – VICE RECOVERING DRUG ADDICTS TELL US WHAT IT TOOK TO QUIT

May 16, 2017 – WCHS FORMER ADDICT BRINGS NEW RECOVERY HELP TO HUNTINGTON

May 16, 2017 – Herald Dispatch MY STORY – LIVING WITH ADDICTION

May 16, 2017 – ideamensch Todd Crandell – Professional Clinical Counselor and Author

April 11, 2017 – WTOL Racing for Recovery’s Todd Crandall and local comedian Scott Putnam join WTOL 11 Your Day

March 1, 2017 – CARD FRAUD & OPIOID ADDICTION: CRIMES THAT GO TOGETHER

March 1, 2017 – SENATOR ROB PORTMAN VISITS RACING FOR RECOVERY TO DISCUSS FUNDING FOR ADDICTION

Feb 4, 2017 – The Doctor’s TV Man’s Journey from Drug Addict to Ironman

Feb 3, 2017 – NBC 24 National spotlight: from addict to ironman to counselor

Feb 1, 2017 – 13abc  New Heroin Detox Beds coming to area

Jan 22, 2017 – The Blade ON FRONT LINE OF OHIO’S ADDICTION EPIDEMIC

Jan 10, 2017 – The Fix HOW ONE MAN WENT FROM ADDICT TO IRONMAN

January 6, 2017 – WHAT’S THE PROTOCOL OF INVITING A RECOVERING ALCOHOLIC TO AN EVENT WITH DRINKS?

 

 

2016

Dec. 24, 2016 – 13abc RACING FOR RECOVERY FINDS NEW HOME IN HOLLAND, OHIO
Sep. 10, 2016 – USA Today MAN OVERCOMES DRUG ABUSE TO BECOME TRIATHLON CHAMPION
Sep. 10, 2016 – Pacific Standard YOU CAN’T STAY HERE (BUT THE ALTERNATIVES ARE BETTER)
Sep. 1, 2016 – WTOL  RACING FOR RECOVERY OPENS NEW FACILITY SEPTEMBER 1, 2016
Aug. 22, 2016 – NBC4 FORMER ADDICT HELPS OTHERS OUT OF ADDICTION
Aug. 21, 2016 – 10TV MAN CHANGES LIFE FROM ADDICT TO IRONMAN COMPETITOR
June 21, 2016 – Channel 9 Australia FROM ADDICT TO IRONMAN?
April 26, 2016 – 13 ABC HEROIN INTERVENTION

2015

Oct. 25, 2015 – 13ABC 14TH ANNUAL EVENT
Oct. 25, 2015 – 13ABC COMMUNITY GATHERS FOR RUN/WALK TO PREVENT ADDICTION
Oct. 12, 2015 – NBC24 BETTER LIVING: BY AMULYA RAGHUVEER
July 8, 2015 – The Blade CRANDELL TO BE FEATURED ON NBC SPORTS NETWORK
March 24, 2015 – IRONMAN NEWS
Feb 21, 2015 – The Blade …FOR THE LIVES OF OTHERS

2014

Dec. 10, 2014 – OUTSTRIP ENDURANCE
Nov. 1, 2014 – Toledo City Paper A STORY OF DESPAIR & TRIUMPH
Oct. 23, 2014 – BCSN SPORTS FLASH
Aug. 23, 2014 – BAREFOOT RUNNING MAGAZINE
Aug. 7, 2014 – SOBERNATION.COM

Early Years

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ESPN From Addict to Ironman

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