Posts tagged "marathons"

Adam Fitzgerald: Pushing the Limits with Ultramarathons

Meet Adam Fitzgerald:  husband, father, minister and endurance athlete.  Back in 1968, Adam weighed a mere three pounds at birth.  Five months later, he was diagnosed with hydrocephalus, an accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain.  The prognosis was poor; doctors told his parents that he might not develop speech or the ability to walk.... Read more »

Are You A Badass? Johnny B. Truant is Looking For You

I can’t remember how I initially stumbled across The Badass Project, but I remember whittling away an entire morning while immersed in the site.  It’s not just because I have a disability myself–that’s not what glued me to the site–but the stories of the folks on there who are, well… badass.   The Badass Project offers... Read more »