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First Female Amputee To Run a 100 Mile Trail Run Wins the Race
Date:10/15/2009

rathon and ultramarathons as well as world records in triathlon from the Olympic distance to the Ironman. This is her 11th world record. Through her work as the director of Team A Step Ahead, she coordinates sports programs for amputee athletes as well as serving as a coach and mentor for young children with limb loss.

Photos and interviews are available upon request.

Team A Step Ahead is a team of amputee athletes from around the world who compete in events including the Hawaii Ironman Triathlon, multiple marathons, road races world wide and at the Paralympic Games. Team A Step Ahead's members are competitive against able-bodied athletes, placing and wining age group awards. These elite athletes hold or have held world records in the 100m, 200m, 400m, track and field events, marathons and triathlons. Athletes receive training from coaches, prosthetists and physical therapists who are experts in working with amputee athletes, including world record holding Paralympians. The company's motto is "Live Life Without Limitations." For additional information visit: www.astepaheadonline.com

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Phil Kreuter
516-681-3484

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