October 2014 - Stephen was recently featured on People.com in their "Heroes Among Us" section. The article highlights his love of running and marathons, as well as the impact he and his friends, family have had through their fundraising efforts. Over the past 6 years he's run 8 full marathons and with the support of his family, friends and the CF community has raised over $125,000. Click here for the full article.
July 2014 - Stephen's Dick's Sporting Goods Run For video was recently featured on RunHaven.com. In an article by Brandon Barthelmeh, he highlights Stephen's drive and passion for running saying, "But when I see what someone like Steve has to go through on a daily basis to maintain a normal life, I realize that my excuses can't compare. His immense appreciation for running should serve as a reminder to all of us when going for a run feels like a chore that we are the lucky ones. Click here for the full article.
November 2013 - In a recent interview with CBS Saturday morning, Stephen spoke about Cystic Fibrosis, Team Boomer, and the New York City marathon. He emphasized the importance of exercise in managing Cystic Fibrosis and what running and the New York City marathon mean to him. He said, "The New York City marathon is my favorite day of the year. It's a celebration. A celebration of this great city. A celebration of life." Click here to watch the full interview.
August 2013 - IC View, the alumni magazine of Ithaca College, recently featured Stephen's story highlighting the importance of running in his life. Recalling his days as a member of the Ithaca College Men's soccer team, Stephen discusses the importance of exercise, particularly soccer and running, and the impact it's had on his life. Without exercise to push and strengthen his lungs, he doesn't think he'd be as healthy as he is today. Click here to read the full article.
June 2013 - Stephen was recently featured on Yahoo Sports Page, The Post Game. Written by Rob Sievers, the article focuses on the challenges of living and growing up with Cystic Fibrosis and the fight and determination needed to overcome those obstacles. Everything from doctor's telling Steve he won't be able to do things, to his feeding tube, to completing his first marathon, the article paints the picture of the characteristics needed to fight and continually defeat Cystic Fibrosis. Click here for the full article.
May 2013 - Entitled "Running Strong With Cystic Fibrosis" Stephen was featured in an article by Linzay Logan on Competitor.com. To highlight CF awareness month, May, this article highlights the benefits of running for those with Cystic Fibrosis and what it has meant to Stephen. Click here for the full article.
April 2013 - Stephen was featured in Sunday's edition of the Pittsburgh Tribune Review. The article tells his story of the impact Cystic Fibrosis has on his every day life and why he runs. Stephen is set to run the Pittsburgh Half Marathon on Sunday, May 5th. Click here to read the full article.
April 2013 - Authored by Alex Markham, Inspired Primate is a blog that encourages people to find their passion and to use that knowledge to live a positive, fulfilling life. Stephen's interview focuses on life while overcoming the daily battle of CF. Click here to read the full interview.
March 2013 - Stephen was featured in Dick's Sporting Goods Running Campaign entitled "Every Runner has a reason." The campaign is a 13-part web series with true stories about runners and what they run for. They capture 13 different stories and highlight what each individual runs for. Some run for family, some for simplicity, and some for hope. Stephen runs because he can. Click here to watch the full video.