A brand-new car, a promising new partnership and a world-class racing series. MDK Motorsports has partnered with Racing to End Alzheimer’s to don our beloved purple livery in the Porsche Carrera Cup.
At Houston Methodist Hospital, Dr. Joe Masdeu directs the Nantz National Alzheimer Center, a world-renowned center that treats thousands of patients each year. He’s passionate about treating diseases of the brain, and is continually inspired by his patients. We sat down with Dr. Masdeu to ask him some of your most pressing questions about Alzheimer’s disease and its prospective cure.Read More
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At Houston Methodist Hospital, Dr. Joe Masdeu directs the Nantz National Alzheimer Center, a world-renowned center that treats thousands of patients each year. He’s passionate about treating diseases of the brain, and is continually inspired by his patients. We sat down with Dr. Masdeu to ask him some of your most pressing questions about Alzheimer’s disease and its prospective cure.
When a family member receives an Alzheimer’s diagnosis, so many questions arise from “Is there a cure for Alzheimer’s disease” to “Can I care for my loved one at home?” UCLA’s Dr. David Reuben talks with us about these issues and more.
IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta Braselton, Georgia Friday, September 30, 2022 The final installment of the Racing to End Alzheimer’s/Hardpoint 2022 season came to a close in eerily familiar fashion. As the concluding leg in a series that has been defined by lurches and starts, the race […]
Understanding how to communicate with someone who has Alzheimer’s disease can be challenging. Even when we do our best to look after our loved one’s well-being, moments of miscommunication can arise that further complications. Misunderstandings happen; what matters most is how we navigate them. When it comes to communicating with […]
IMSA Michelin Pilot ChallengeVIRginia International RacewayAlton, VirginiaSaturday, August 27, 2022 Coming off their most successful finish of the season at Road America, the Racing to End Alzheimer’s/Hardpoint team rolled onto the familiar turf of VIRginia International Raceway hoping to build on their momentum. For the Hardpoint crew, the penultimate race […]
IMSA Michelin Pilot ChallengeRoad America 240Elkhart Lake, WisconsinSaturday, August 6, 2022 With a few difficult weeks behind them, the Racing to End Alzheimer’s/Hardpoint team made its way to Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, for a potential reset in the form of good old-fashioned endurance racing. Four-hour races like this weekend’s event at […]
Lime Rock Park is Nick Galante’s home track. Our lead driver originally hailed from Greenfield, Massachusetts, and Lime Rock is familiar territory. When Nick’s not driving for us, he spends much of his time teaching would-be race car drivers how to handle all the twists, turns and straightaways. So he […]
Wisconsin’s Rock DJ Otto Man of 106.5 The Buzz invited our driver Nick Galante to an interview to talk about handling the turns at Road America, GS vs. TCR racing, and of course Racing to End Alzheimer’s. Take a listen! If you enjoyed this, please share this page on social […]
IMSA Michelin Pilot ChallengeLime Rock ParkLakeville, CTSaturday, July 16, 2022 After a decent showing north of the border, the Racing to End Alzheimer’s/Hardpoint team returned stateside for the next leg of the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge at Lime Rock Park in Connecticut. The race, like many others this season, put […]
IMSA Michelin Pilot ChallengeCanadian Tire Motorsport ParkBowmanville, OntarioSaturday, July 2, 2022 After a difficult weekend at Watkins Glen, NY, the Racing to End Alzheimer’s/Hardpoint team hoped a change of scenery would set them back on track in the Michelin Pilot Challenge. Luckily, for the first time since 2019, the Canadian […]
Phil Frengs — our intrepid founder — heads out across America for the third time in the fight against Alzheimer’s. This year’s On the Road Again III: The National Tour for a Cure for Alzheimer’s began with a trip over the Rockies and will continue across the US. Phil’s tour […]
During Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month in June, we were excited to invite reporter Amy Paffrath to the Porsche Experience Center in Los Angeles to talk with Racing to End Alzheimer’s founder Phil Frengs about our mission and more. During the segment, which aired on Spectrum News 1 SoCal, Phil […]
It was a wild ride on the track at the Porsche Experience Center | Los Angeles, one of only two such places in the nation, where some of our donors and their guests came to celebrate Racing to End Alzheimer’s. The featured event was a demonstration ride in a brand […]
18 to RememberProAm LPGA Golf TournamentApril 25, 2022Palos Verdes Golf Club With the IMSA season in full swing, much of the Racing to End Alzheimer’s Foundation’s focus has been on motorsports. But on April 25th, Founder Phil Frengs and his crew turned their attention to a different kind of driving…and […]
Pirelli GT4 America Watkins Glen International Speedway Watkins Glen, NY September 18-19, 2021 As an action-packed summer winds down and gives way to fall, the BimmerWorld/Racing to End Alzheimer’s team confronts an entirely new set of challenges that arise with the shoulder season. As an indication of what is to […]
SRO GT4 America Sprint X Road America, Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin August 28, 2021 In a triumphant return to racing after a months-long break in the action, the BimmerWorld/Racing to End Alzheimer’s team turned the first race of the Road America weekend into a seminar on blistering speed and sizzling teamwork. […]
We are underway! Starting today at Daytona International Speedway, our team, led by our founder Phil Frengs and lead driver, Nick Galante, is driving across the country on a 4,000 mile road trip to fund Alzheimer’s care and research: Please join us by making a $250 donation today. Our […]
Road America Saturday August 3, 2019 Elkhart Lake, WI From start to finish, there was nothing even remotely predictable about the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge race at Road America on the first weekend in August. Out of the blue The weather during practice and qualifying sessions was ideal, with no […]
Northeast Grand Prix Lime Rock Park, Lakeville CT July 19-20, 2019 The heat was on. With skyrocketing temperatures, a pressure-packed schedule and a notoriously finicky track, the 6th race of the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge had the potential to be a scorcher in more ways than one. Sweating the strategy […]