Marty Hogan is serving as the spokesperson.
Many members of the Iowa National Guard
have been touched by cancer and will be running as Team 185th with a challenge to have 150 guard members participate.
In the spirit of competition US Bank, premier sponsor of this year's race, has agreed to donate additional funds if the 185th meets this goal.
"The 185th Air Refueling Wing considers it to be a great honor to be selected as this year's ambassadors," said Marty Hogan
, GS-11/MSgt, 185th spokesman.