Beach2Battleship Triathlon

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5:00 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Wilmington's PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon Raises Awareness of Clinical Drug Trials

This weekend the Cape Fear region welcomes more than two thousand athletes from across the country for the sixth annual Beach2Battleship Triathlon. And these iron and half-iron endeavors aren’t exactly everyday athletic events. Their sponsor, PPD—a Wilmington-based pharmaceutical research organization—is honoring seven special participants.

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Local - October 25
5:00 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Wilmington's PPD Beach2Battleship Triathlon Benefits Local YMCA

Tomorrow marks the sixth annual Beach2Battleship Triathlon, which is sponsored by PPD, a Wilmington-based organization researching pharmaceutical technology. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Wilmington Family YMCA. And among the two thousand-plus participating athletes are seven special participants known as PPD Heroes.

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