2019 Results!

THANK YOU to everyone who spent their time, money and energy making The Dude Hates Cancer 2019 what it was – an awesome time for us, and a bad time for cancer.

We’ve raised over $50,000 this year to fight blood cancers, bringing the total Dude fundraising since its inception 14 years ago to over $800,000! It’s awesome. Congratulations to all our winners!

Our 2019 bowler tournament winners are:

Top Male Bowler
Thomas Chung, team Mistfits – 254

Top Female Bowler
Dana Gresko, We Roll on Shabbos – 161

Worst Male Bowler
Nick Holm, Gritty 300s – 70

Worst Female Bowler
Nicole Zalenski, Martin Marmots – 49

Top Bowling Teams:
1st. Misfits – 1,886 pins
2nd. We Roll on Shabbos – 1,713 pins
3rd. El Fahmerinos – 1,507 pins

Best Team Spirit award:
Martin Marmots

Our final fundraising allocations for teams are still being finalized. Here are our top 2019 fundraising participants!

Top Fundraising Teams

  1. Martin Marmots – raising over $11,000
  2. We Roll on Shabbos – raising over $5,000
  3. Spare Me – raising over $4,000

Top Fundraising Individuals

  1. Dan McCauley – raising $7,483
  2. Scott Hartner – raising $2,383
  3. Sarah Dumigan – raising $2,175

Also, the winners of the coveted Philly Restaurant Pass raffle, with congrats to:

  • 1st Place, Grand Prize: Eric B. Walker Jr.
  • Sellers Prize: Kristina Oplinger
  • 2nd Place, Brunch Pass: Karen Jackaway

Thanks to our corporate sponsors, WPL Interior Design, Martin Marmots, BrainDo, IEI Group, BlankRome; our in-kind sponsors Yards Brewing and Philly Loves Beer. Thanks to our host, South Bowl, for giving us the most beautiful home for the last 5 years, and to Toll Man Joe’s for hosting our after party, and to the fantastic bands for their time and talents for the cause: You Do You, lylyly, and The Life In You.

Photos to come…

THANK YOU once again for everything. Stay tuned for more this year from The Dude Hates Cancer!

And, take ‘er easy.


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