Claudette Knieriem



A very young 48.


Hooksett, New Hampshire


Director of Communications at Breathe NH.

What treatments have you undergone?: 

Lumpectomy, followed by 33 doses of radiation.

If cancer walked into the room, what would you say to it?: 

"Go pick on someone your own size!" On second thought, I would say nothing and just let my fists do the talking.

If you had cancer, what was the diagnosis?: 

Early stage, non-invasive breast cancer.

When were you first diagnosed?: 

May, 2012, the Friday before Mother's Day

What are your top 5 inspirational songs?: 

Only 5? Beautiful Day (U2), Be Here Now (Ray LaMontagne), You're My Best Friend (Queen), Have a Little Faith in Me (John Hiatt), Moses (Coldplay).



Best of luck on this journey! I hope to meet you in Maine. =) You are an inspiration and this project is beyond words!

You should become the poster

You should become the poster child for the power of positivity! Thank you so much for sharing your story with the Peloton Project. You are sure to inspire others as they prepare to kick Cancer's butt!

Tell Your Friends!