By press release
MARBLEHEAD, Mass. – February 9, 2005 – The Tyler Hamilton Foundation today announced an online auction to raise money for the two causes closest to the gold-medal-winner’s heart: multiple sclerosis and youth cycling. The auction is now live at www.thfgala.cmarket.com and will be open through March 3; new items are being added daily.
Anyone can log on and support the foundation with bids on vacations, sports gear and the once-in-a-lifetime experiences that make this auction unique. Among the priceless offerings is dinner for four at the home of Tyler Hamilton and his wife, Haven, with Tour of Italy champion Andy Hampsten as the chef. Other items currently available include:
7-night trip to Hawaii
Sailing trip on an America’s Cup Yacht in Newport, RI
Marriott resort golf package
Coaching session with two-time Ironman winner Tim DeBoom
Vacation in British Columbia
Bed-and-breakfast getaways to New Hampshire and Vermont
Customized bike gear
Since its 2004 inception, the foundation and Tyler Hamilton himself have worked tirelessly towards its mission to fight multiple sclerosis and advance the cause of youth cycling. For more information about the foundation or the auction, please contact Deirdre Moynihan at: email@example.com or 508-529-1THF.
About the Tyler Hamilton Foundation
The Tyler Hamilton Foundation is the heart of professional cyclist Tyler Hamilton. The Tyler Hamilton Foundation is dedicated to individuals diagnosed with multiple sclerosis so that they may maintain a high quality of life while dealing with the daily complications of this disease and to MS research that is critical to finding a cure. The Tyler Hamilton Foundation is dedicated to paving the road for aspiring young cyclists who do not have the opportunities that were provided to Tyler as he began his career. The Tyler Hamilton Foundation is dedicated to helping those who exemplify good sportsmanship and a passion for cycling reach their dreams and goals.