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February 15, 2019

Beede Center’s marathon swimmer, Mike Welsch BKA

Beede Center Swim + Fitness (February 2019) This month we are thrilled to feature Mike Welsch, a marathon swimmer, former triathlete and Boston Marathoner who trains in our pool. Yes, quite a few of you do this, but Mike’s story has an interesting origin. Back in 1978, when Mike was an enlisted Marine at NC’s

January 31, 2019

Team A Step Ahead’s Dan Kosick – 12 Sports Athlete of the Week

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) – Dan Kosick is a two time Olympian, tough mudder competitor, all-around athlete and was diagnosed with a cancerous tumor at age 15, which led to the amputation of his leg above the knee. “He’s tremendously driven, he fearless,” said fellow competitor and founder of Newbsanity Jarrett Newby. “In a way it was sort of

December 26, 2018

Sarah Reinertsen Named ‘Most Inspirational’

Sarah Reinertsen, a leg amputee who recently completed the Ironman World Championship triathlon in Hawaii, was honored with the "Most Inspirational Award" by Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) at their annual Celebration of Abilities Awards dinner. The former Paralympic track athlete also completed the Ironman in 2005, making sports history by becoming the first woman to

September 12, 2018

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