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An Inspiring Girl on the Run and Family

Posted 12/30/2015 | personal experience

 By Melanie and Anna Bilskemper   Anna Grace is 10 1/2 years old. She has a rare genetic mutation called Rett Syndrome. Rett Syndrome makes her unable to use her muscles purposefully on her own. Since Anna is unable to speak, she uses...

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My Journey to 100 Miles

Posted 8/4/2015 | personal experience

by Kelly Teeselink, Girls on the Run of Eastern Iowa board member and coach at Horn Elementary in Iowa City for 7 seasons Last week, I ran my first 100-mile race. I still really haven’t wrapped my head around this...

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