SURVIVOR STORIES

Defying the odds: personal stories of cancer survivors who faced their diagnosis and inspire us with their attitude, resolve, and perseverence. Breast cancer stories, lung cancer stories, and more.

Jacinto Bonilla

His Life, His Way. CrossFit Games Competitor. StereotypeWrecker. He’s 77 years old. He has survived…

Rachel Brenke

Going the Distance. Intentional. Inspired. Intrepid.   From Ironman.com In 2007, Rachel Brenke was…

Todd Hardy

The Best Boost. Fit. Focused. Goal-Getter.  From Cancer Fighters Thrive Todd Hardy was 41 years…

Kikkan Randall

Crushing Cancer. Tough. Positive. Boundless Beacon. From Kikkan.com Cancer does not discriminate:…

Matthew Jones

On a Run from Cancer. 3x Cancer Survivor. 7x Marathoner.  From Runner's World by Megan DeTrolio  |…

Kentleigh Nichols

Making Her Own Odds. Strong-willed. Steadfast. Spirited. Gifted. From KTX.com  | Chron.com "They…

Victoria Duval

Playing to Win. Resolute. Focused. Animated. Boss.  From the Baton Rouge Advocate  |…

Gabe Grunewald

Keeping Cancer on the Run. Determined. Resilient. Tough as Nails.  From SI.com |  By Chris Chavez…

Daniel Norris

Throwing Off Cancer. Avid Surfer. Rugged Individualist. Pro Pitcher.  Not too long after being…

Maya Oberstein

Survivor Indomitable. Athlete. Believer. Warrior.  Maya Oberstein was diagnosed with osteosarcoma…