It's not entirely normal to be a cross-country skier that is a retired kindergarten teacher. It's even more amazing that Barbara Klippel overcame a fall down a flight of stairs and a broken skull to win the premiere cross-country ski marathon.
Triathlete Hunter Kemper is three-time Olympian who has been to Sydney, Athens and is on his way to Beijing. He's the No. 1 triathlete in the world, but he's taking his first steps in a very important march.
Update -- No Surgery for Shields
Gordy Shields, who at the age of 90 is one of the boldest of all the members of Growing Bolder, was forced to postpone surgery for a back problem that's been plaguing him for over a decade.
Broken Neck to Broken Record
Cycling stud Sandy Scott is a wildman on wheels. Just two years after breaking his neck, he's not only back on his bike, he's shattering records and eating up competitors.
Army Strong--There are Two Kinds of People in the World. . .
One of the long distance bicycling legends of Central Pennsylvania has not been on a bike for most of the last year. This woman of 200-mile days is riding a stationary bike and swimming at the YMCA. Why?Last year she had a small crash with a big injury. This willow-thin woman broke her hip. Since that ill-fated July day, she has not ridden a bike.That is quite a lifestyle change for a woman...
Angelo and Brian Coduto
Brian Coduto says "It sounded like a shotgun" when he tore knee ligaments on the soccer field. In an instant he thought his college scholarship and promising soccer career was over. But then he met the doctors at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic.