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    May 26, 2013

    "29,092 Steps Towards Mental Toughness" Motivational Speaking Event featuring Sean Mooney on June 11

    Right To PlayA special motivational evening has been announced for Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 at Bergmann's on Lombard in Winnipeg featuring Sean Mooney who recently returned from scaling Mount Everest.  Since February, he has been raising funds for a Charity called Right to Play, he's raised over $10,000 in Canada and I am helping him in the last push toward his $15,000 goal before he leaves for London England where he works.  Right to Play is a charity that helps children gain access to equipment, coaches, and programs in 3rd world countries.  This event will feature a presentation from Sean as he will outline and speak on topics of excellence, determination, motivation, mental toughness and defying the limits of the human body.  For details...











    Sean Mooney (Mt. Everest Summitter/Winnipegger) to speak and present on his journey to Everest and back.



    Date: Tuesday, June 11th, 2013 at Bergmann's on Lombard

    Time: 730pm Winnipeg, MB



    Motivational Speaking



    -$35 ticket, (Fee covers dessert, refreshments).

    -Cash Bar

    -Raffle draw

    -Door Prizes



    (Proceeds from the event will go toward the charity (Right to Play Canada). 



    *PLEASE RESERVE tickets as soon as possible as they cannot be purchased at the door, limited quantities* 



    Contact Suki Chhoeun at suki@athleteinitiative.com, ph 204-990-8582 for tickets and for more information.



    ABOUT SEAN



    Sean Mooney was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and a Miles Macdonell Highschool graduate 03'.  During his time at MMC, he helped his team win the MHSAA provincial soccer championships and afterward, recruited to play at Ivy League school Cornell University in New York for his post secondary education.



    Sean, spent most of his childhood on the soccer field. He was first introduced to Right To Play as a teenager when his parents made a donation to the organization in his name for his birthday.



    “I was impressed by the philosophy of this charity which uses sports to teach, empower and enrich the lives of children in some of the most disadvantaged areas of the world," he says. "Given the integral role sports played in my personal development, I recognized the transformative potential of Right To Play’s goal.”



    Sean played soccer as an undergraduate at Cornell University before starting his career in finance. Since graduating, he has participated in various charity endurance races and sporting events. Highlights include the Enduro Challenge ultra distance triathlon from London to Paris, the Fight For Independence boxing event, and becoming the inaugural ‘Battle of the Bankers’ Chessboxing Champion. 



    Sean Mooney, an Associate in the commodities division at Goldman Sachs in London, England, has attempted AND summitted Mount Everest this spring to raise awareness and funds for Right To Play.



    http://cornellsun.com/node/56193



    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g5uGh-_7bUs



    http://www.righttoplay.com/canada/get-involved/Pages/SeanMooney.aspx



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    More info can be found here: http://athleteinitiative.com/openevents.html 

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