Lundy – Lauren

“NEVER GIVE UP” – Lauren Lundy (April 15, 2013)

Posted on Sep 5, 2014 in 2013, F 18 - 34, Lundy - Lauren, New York

“NEVER GIVE UP” – Lauren Lundy (April 15, 2013)

“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” -Eleanor Roosevelt It was a cool fall morning on the other side of the country in 2011 when I decided I was going to attempt to qualify for the Boston Marathon. I was in California with Team GSF, an amazing group of athletes who race for the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation, to run the Santa Barbara marathon, just six days after running New York City. The Gwendolyn Strong Foundation ( www.thegsf.org) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing global awareness of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (the #1 genetic killer of young children),...

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