Nels matson

Photos courtesy of Throw Another Stone Productions

2010  Bike Across America
Santa Monica CA  to NYC
@ 100 miles per day - 3,709 Miles

2013 Tri 4 Number 1 Run
1200 Miles in 35 days
Bradento FL to Cambodian Embassy, Washington, D.C. 

Past Events - Active Media Links (several past media interviews including Los Angeles CBS 2 interview and TODAY show interview both from 2010 are no longer available)

Artisans Angkor

07/18/2013 Nels Matson's Run For Congenital Heart Defect Nearing Its Goal -KhmerConnection   

07/12/2013 Man running with penguin passes through Danville - Danville Register & Bee Danville, VA

7/07/2013 WBTV Charlotte

7/07/2013  Heart Disease Survivor Runs Across East Coast to Help Kids in Cambodia - WCCB Charlotte 

7/03/2013 High School Wrestling Coach running to save the lives of Cambodian Children - FOX WACH Columbia, SC 

07/02/2013 Runner Raises Money for Cambodian Children - WLTX TV News 19 CBS Columbia, SC

6/28/2013 Runner for a Cause Stops in Daytona Beach - Hometown News

6/20/2013 Man Hopes to Run 1,200 miles to Help Children with Heart Defects - The Daytona Beach News Journal


6/17/2013 - Florida heart defect survivor Nels Matson takes on epic run to aid Long Beach nonprofit. Orange County Register  

6/14/2013 - ABC7 My Suncoast Health reported by Alix Redmonde

6/14/2013 Bradenton triathlete treks to DC on foot - Bradenton Herald

6/13/2013 Teacher to run From Bradenton to Washington - Sarasota Herald Tribune

5/29/2013 Hearts Without Boundaries: From Our Hearts to Yours Monthly Newsletter (May 2013)

5/29/2013 An Awesome Guy with a Huge (and Healthy) Heart- Grit, Guts and Glory

3/15/2013 Mending Broken Hearts: Nels Matson- East County Observer

11/24/2012 Hearts Without Boundaries Fundraiser will raise money to help sick Cambodian kids- Long Beach Press-Telegram

8/9/2011 Children's Heart Foundation Ride across the US Powered by EONI 

6/29/2011 Former Cyclone Wrestler's Pedal Power Helping Kids With Heart Problems KCCI Ch2.

6/11/2011 Get on Your Bike and Ride - Sonoma Sun

6/16/2011 Fundraising Cross Country Cyclist Now in Colorado - Denver Post

3/3/2011 Nels Matson- Former Cyclone now on a quest to raise money and awareness - Intermat

6/14/2011 Former Cyclone Nels Matson hits day 14 on Ride Across USA for CHF - Unlimited Fight News

7/20/2010 TODAY show - Interview with Ann Curry

7/22/2010 A man's costs-to-coast journey of the heart - Bradenton Herald Tribune

7/2/2010 Florida man bikes across U.S. for Children's Heart Foundation - Quad City Times

7/19/2010 Cross-country trip for kids with heart defects - Philadelphia ABC6

6/21/2010 The Road To Mending Hearts - Tampa Bay Times

7/13/2010 CHD survivor rides for charity - Pekin Daily Times

7/14/2010 5-year-old sheds training wheels - and heart defect - Chicago Daily Herald

6/25/2010 Cycling for children's hearts - McCook Gazette

7/21/2010 Helping kids with 'owies' in heart - Chicago Sun Times