Who We Are
Sport and Health Clubs
The American Odyssey is pleased to welcome Sport and Health Clubs, the premier health club in the greater Washington area as a sponsor. Learn more at www.sportandhealth.com.
The American Odyssey Relay is delighted to welcome The Wharf Hoffman-Madison as a sponsor. The Wharf is a $2 billion, world-class, mixed-use waterfront development located on the historic Washington Channel. The Wharf is situated along the District of Columbia's Southwest Waterfront and adjacent to the National Mall. The development area stretches across 27 acres of land and 24 acres of water from the Municipal Fish Market to Fort McNair. When complete, it will feature approximately 3 million square feet of new retail, office, residential, hotel, cultural and public uses including parks, cultural centers, promenades, waterfront piers and docks. The Wharf is a mixed-use waterfront development by Hoffman-Madison Waterfront as part of The District of Columbia's Anacostia Waterfront Initiative. The Waterfront team is led by PN Hoffman and Madison Marquette and is comprised of ER Bacon Development, City Partners, Paramount Development, Struever Bros. Eccles & Rouse and Triden Development. Ground-breaking is scheduled for 2012 and the first phase of The Wharf is scheduled to open in 2015. More information is available at www.swdcwaterfront.com.
Glassman Wealth Services
Glassman Wealth Services, a leader in the financial planning industry, provides families with personalized, comprehensive, innovative and objective investment and wealth management services.
Barry Glassman, CFP®, President of Glassman Wealth Services, has been honored with just about every Top Advisor award from the financial planning industry and his peers including Barron's, Washingtonian, Reuters, Investment News, Institutional Investor and Registered Rep to name a few.
Fleet Feet Sports, Gaithersburg
The American Odyssey Relay is pleased to announce that Fleet Feet Sports, Gaithersburg has joined the team as a proud sponsor of the 2013 Relay. Fleet Feet was recently named one of the nation's top 50 running stores, and provides the area's premier training programs, from 5K up to full marathon. For more information visit www.fleetfeetgaithersburg.com.
Walker & Dunlop
Walker & Dunlop, a 2012 winner of Great Place to Work® annual 2012 Best Small & Medium Workplaces, is proud to sponsor the American Odyssey Relay. Walker & Dunlop specializes in meeting the financing needs of owners and operators of commercial real estate properties across the United States. For more information visit www.walkerdunlop.com.
With over 1700 stores nationwide, Safeway is the premiere grocery store in the United States. The American Odyssey Relay is delighted to welcome Safeway as a sponsor for 2011!
The American Odyssey Relay is delighted to welcome SAIC as the presenting sponsor of the Commanders' Cup given to the fastest military team.
SAIC is a FORTUNE 500® scientific, engineering, and technology applications company that uses its deep domain knowledge to solve problems of vital importance to the nation and the world, in national security, energy and the environment, critical infrastructure, and health. The company's approximately 43,000 employees serve customers in the U.S. Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, other U.S. Government civil agencies and selected commercial markets. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC had annual revenues of $10.8 billion for its fiscal year ended January 31, 2010. For more information, visit www.saic.com. SAIC: From Science to Solutions®
Named the best beer bar in the country by Cheers magazine, ChurchKey maintains a list of 555 constantly changing labels including 50 draft beers and 5 authentic cask conditioned ales. Award-winning beer director Greg Engert scours over 30 countries for rare international and domestic ales to create the unparalleled list of beers, all of which are served with an unwavering attention to detail and service, with precise temperature control and proper glassware for every beer. From a house-made butcher board and wood-fire flatbreads to hand rolled pastas, Executive Chef Kyle Bailey has created a menu at that is approachable and fun to pair with the multitude of beers at ChurchKey, while maintaining an emphasis on making every item from scratch, daily with only the finest ingredients available.
CFAR - 30K Gut Check
CFAR (Community, Fitness, Fun, Friends and Running) is committed to promoting the joys & benefits, as well as the trials & tribulations of running throughout the greater Waynesboro, PA area. In addition to weekly long-runs every Sat morning and speed work every Thurs evening, we also offer "Running 101" each spring, an 8 session "all-things-running" course, and our signature running event, the "30K Gut Check" on the third Sat of Sept (Sep 17, 2011). We hope you love our community and enjoy newly re-engineered legs 9 and 10 - how about that hill on leg 9 and the trails through Pine Hill Park on leg 10?
Quartermaine Coffee Roasters
The American Odyssey Relay is delighted to partner with Quartermaine Coffee Roasters, voted the Best of Bethesda 2008! Quartermaine has a wonderful retail shop on Bethesda Avenue in Bethesda, MD and can be found on the web at www.quartermaine.com. We specifically thank Quartermaine for its support of The Wellness Community/DC.
Charm City Run
Charm City Run is a running specialty company with retail stores in the Baltimore, MD Metro Region: Annapolis, Bel Air, and Timonium, Maryland. Its staff professionally fits runners into the "RIGHT" shoe by conducting video gait-analysis and evaluations of your feet. For more information please visit their website www.charmcityrun.com.
These are the hard-working folks whose efforts generated all that great publicity so many of our first-year teams mentioned as being "the best they had ever seen" for an event of this sort. They also provide "large" agency quality work with "small" agency personal service in concepting, creating and producing advertising campaigns (print & broadcast), materials development and event management. You absolutely will not be disappointed if you get in touch with them (301-468-6701 or firstname.lastname@example.org) and see how they can help you promote your product, service or event.
Cary Bland Therapeutic Massage
The American Odyssey Relay is pleased to welcome Cary Bland LMT,NMT,SMT of Cary Bland Therapeutic Massage, as a sponsor and as the official massage therapist of this years relay. Cary has over 20 years of experience in the field of Sports Massage and is your "go to guy" in the DC area for skillful, knowledgeable massage therapy. Cary has been "in your shoes". When he says: "I feel your pain"... he has truly been there! As a competitive cyclist and runner for the past 35 years, Cary brings a great deal of knowledge and personal athletic experience to his work as a massage therapist. This helps him better understand and serve his active clients. Cary combines Sports Massage and Active Isolated Stretching with Neuomuscular Massage Therapy for a very effective "one-two punch" to help his clients overcome their soft tissue injuries and painful conditions. Take good care of yourself... call Cary. You'll be glad you did!
The American Odyssey Relay is pleased be partnering with Bethesda Bagels, quite simply the best bagels in town! Visit us at www.bethesdabagels.com