Winning 9 New York City Marathons, then running a 10th while guiding a friend with terminal brain cancer.
October 1, 1953 – April 19, 2011
‘Queen of Central Park’
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Beyond Defeat represents the will and drive to never give up, no matter what challenges you face. It is the acceptance of the challenge. All of us are Beyond Defeat, we just need to rise to the occasion.