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The Dennehy Family

17 Nov , 2014  

An truly amazing film about family and adoption. So inspiring! VIEW VIDEO

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The Amazing Kurt Fearnley

8 Nov , 2014  

Kurt won the men’s wheelchair NY marathon. He has changed not only his country’s perceptions but the worlds about what it means to be an elite athlete. VIEW VIDEO    

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Tatyana McFadden named USOC Female Athlete of the Month

8 Nov , 2014  

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Top performances throughout October earned Paralympic track & field athlete Tatyana McFadden (Clarksville, Md.) and alpine skier Ted Ligety (Park City, Utah) Athlete of the Month recognition, while the beach volleyball team of Kerri Walsh Jennings (Saratoga, Calif.) and April Ross (Costa Mesa, Calif.) received Team of the Month honors, the […]

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Message from a Fan

8 Nov , 2014  

I found this today on Facebook. I’m so honored! Click on the image to embiggen and read.- T

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Super Kid!

7 Nov , 2014  

Love this Halloween costume!  

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Follow Taytana at the Oita Marathon

6 Nov , 2014  

This Sunday, Nov.9th is the 34th Annual Oita Marathon in Oita, Japan. You can follow Tatyana racing live at Saturday evening, 9pm EST at: http://www.wheelchair-marathon.com/contents/live/live.html

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Tatyana talks with Sports Illustrated

6 Nov , 2014  

On Wednesday’s SI Now, back-to-back Marathon Grand Slam winner Tatyana McFadden discusses her latest marathon win and what’s next for “The Beast.” WATCH VIDEO

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Tatyana McFadden wins New York City Marathon, makes more history

2 Nov , 2014  

NEW YORK — Tatyana McFadden captured the second-ever marathon Grand Slam, winning the New York City Marathon women’s wheelchair division on Sunday on top of her titles in Boston, London and Chicago earlier this year. Who was the first athlete, able-bodied or wheelchair, to win four major marathons in one year? Also McFadden, who also won Boston, London, […]

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Team USA Endurance Takes On New York City Marathon

1 Nov , 2014  

  New York — It might have been Halloween, but Gene Derkack wasn’t fooling around. “How about if we run the mile at what will be Meb’s marathon pace, about 4:54?” Silence. “Or how about Tatyana’s pace, about 3:54?” After a quick chorus of “No ways,” a dozen or so Team USA Endurance members set […]