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The World’s Toughest Sport Is Taking On The World’s Toughest Opponent
Pin Cancer is a rapidly growing campaign spreading throughout the country raising money to take down a terrible disease spreading throughout people’s bodies. his non-profit organization donates all of its proceeds to research centers all over the country for various types of cancer. They also offer scholarship opportunities for wrestlers directly affected by cancer.
Pin Cancer was started in 2011 by former New Jersey wrestler Dan Tramontozzi. He started this foundation in honor of his mother who is still battling cancer today. He wanted to help raise awareness and “unite the toughest sport in the world to help bring down the toughest opponent.”
Pin Cancer’s mission is to rally together the US wrestling community to help fight against cancer. Their vision is to become how every level of the wrestling community can fight cancer and raise awareness together.
Visit Pincancer.org to see the countless ways anyone can get involved. They encourage all wrestlers, teams, clubs, parents, fans and businesses to get involved. You can donate, make a pledge, become a sponsor or purchase Pin Cancer gear in which all proceeds go to research. Also take time to read the inspiring stories of the countless battles people in the wrestling community are fighting against cancer. You can even inspire others with your own. Together with Pin Cancer we can all make a difference in someone’s life through the sport we love and give them the opportunity to watch their kids and grandkids take the mat.