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Join the movement and help make a difference for those living with Charcot-Marie-Tooth.

How can I get involved?

-  Join Team CMT to participate in events and raise funds
-  Get your school involved by joining Team CMT Kids
-  Support Team CMT with a donation

Team CMT

Team CMT is  group of athletes dedicated to raising awareness about Charcot-Marie-Tooth by participating in athletic events around the world. Team CMT members support, encourage and in some cases, live with the effects of CMT themselves or in their families. The group of involved individuals grows each day in response to increasing awareness of and people who live with CMT. Join »

Team CMT Kids

Team CMT Kids is our junior varsity team, a group of young activists who are getting involved to support others. They hold events at school and in their community to raise awareness and raise money for CMT research. Join »

About CMT

A degenerative, often debilitating muscular disease, Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease or CMT, affects more than 2.6 million people worldwide.  It affects the nerves that carry information from the brain and spinal cord to the rest of the body.  Muscles may lose their normal function and sensation in lower legs or feet, or hands or arms.

In many cases, doctors tell patients that they shouldn’t run or workout. Don’t tell members of Team CMT that.  In fact, physical activity in their cases, has helped stem the loss of muscle control that accompanies the disease.

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