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Ron Hill Runs 19,032 Days In A Row, Sets New Record

February 12, 20170

Nothing could keep 78-year-old former Olympian Ron Hill from running every day for over 52 years. Not illness, not a car accident, and not even surgery. From December 21, 1964
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Eighth Grade Basketball Player With Paralyzed Arm Has No Quit

February 10, 20170

Kobe Blackmon was in a severe four-wheeler accident in May, but that hasn’t stopped him from wrecking havoc on the basketball court this winter. The eighth grader from Dewey, Oklahoma
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Slam Dunk: A 14-Year-Old Born With One Arm Is Soaring Above The Rim

February 8, 20170

Watching an eighth grader dunk is remarkable. Now consider 14-year-old Trashaun Willis, who was born without a left arm. The 6″3″ middle schooler from Washington, Iowa can cup the ball
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Special Needs Student Drains Buzzer-Beater, Fans From Both Teams Erupt

February 4, 20170

Sure, the Super Bowl is what everyone is talking about, but this very well may go down as the most memorable play of the weekend. Up by over 20 points
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Six-Year-Old Without Arms Is Showing Bosnia People With Disabilities Are Relevant

February 1, 20170

Ismail Zulfic is six years old and was born without arms, but that doesn’t keep him from swimming better than many adults. He can swim the length of an Olympic
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Man Sets New World Record In Running Seven Marathons On Seven Continents In Seven Days

February 1, 20170

Think running seven marathons on seven continents in seven days is crazy? Well, 32 people jumped at the opportunity in late January. Michael Wardian, 42, was one of those folks,
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16-Year-Old Snowboarder Hailey Langland Becomes First Woman To Land A Double Cork At X Games

January 27, 20170

What’s more exciting: Getting your driver’s license or making X Games history? That’s a fair question for snowboarder 16-year-old Hailey Langland, who just became the first woman to land a
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Chiefs’ Running Back Jamaal Charles To Release A Children’s Book About Defeating A Learning Disability

January 25, 20170

In July of 2015, Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles stood proudly behind the microphone at the Special Olympics’ opening ceremony. Charles competed in track and field at the
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NFL Player Getting His Ph.D. In Applied Mathematics From MIT Is Featured On HBO’s Real Sports

January 25, 20170

John Urschel plays a game in between the numbers, but off the football field, he dives deeper than that. As most NFL players unlock the doors to their vacation homes
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This 60-Year-Old Uses Skateboarding To Align The Mind And Body

January 23, 20170

Some people practice yoga to align the mind and the body. Neal “The Dude” Unger, 60, uses skateboarding. “It quiets the brain. It turns the thinking off, and I love
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Woman With Brain Cancer Is Running 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days

January 19, 20170

BethAnn Telford will leave footprints all over the world next week. Literally. The 47-year-old from Fairfax, VA is taking on the World Marathon Challenge, which means she will run seven
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Woman Born Without Arms And Legs Is Rocking It In CrossFit Gyms And On The Rugby Pitch

January 13, 20170

Lindsay Hilton, 31, is a fierce rugby player and a dedicated CrossFit athlete. She also happens to have been born without arms or legs. The Canadian can tackle with the
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After Eight Deployments, Marine Sgt. Stefawn Payne Is A 31-Year-Old Freshman On Cal State’s Basketball Team

January 12, 20170

Stefawn Payne is an active duty staff sergeant in the Marines. He’s also a 31-year-old freshman on the Cal State San Marcos men’s basketball team. He reeks of ICY HOT
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78-Year-Old Ultramarathoner Runs 149 Miles In 48 Hours

January 11, 20170

It’s difficult to say, “Once a runner, always a runner.” The sport is hard on the body. Plain and simple, and many folks are forced to find low-impact alternatives. That’s
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15-Year-Old Becomes First Girl To Dunk In A High School Game In Colorado

January 9, 20170

Francesca Belibi, 15, didn’t start playing basketball until she entered high school. Her parents are doctors and they couldn’t find the time to fit hoops into the family’s schedule, according
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