RidgeLine Crossfit Gym Hosts Event to Benefit Cancer Research at WVU Cancer Institute

RidgeLine Crossfit Gym Hosts Event to Benefit Cancer Research at WVU Cancer Institute
Anna Cooper and friends at a fundraiser in her honor at CrossFit Ridgeline.
Friends of Anna Cooper gathered for a fundraiser to support colon cancer research at the WVU Cancer Institute on January 29.  The event called Barbells for Butts was the first of its kind.  Event organizers hope to make it an annual event.

Morgantown, W.Va. - RidgeLine Crossfit hosted an event on January 29 benefiting Cancer Research at the WVU Cancer Institute in honor of their friend Anna Cooper who was diagnosed with colon and liver cancer. The event was a partner WOD (workout of the day) It included more than (XXX how many people). The workouts were based off of some of Anna's favorite moves so they were challenging and fun. Funds were raised with a combination of donations, auctions, a bake sale and coffees.

”We wanted to raise money for research for the type of cancer that Anna had. We liked that 100% of the proceeds can go to cancer research.” Said Jenny Wilson who helped organize the event on behalf of her friend Anna.