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Tag: Paralympic Running

Marko Cheseto

by on Oct.22, 2013, under Archive, Running

cmr2Marko Cheseto grew up in Kenya and ended up running at the University of Alaska at Anchorage. He had no idea what snow looked like or where it came from before arriving there. He was a 29 minute 10K guy who ended up losing both legs below the knee. He is back running 39 minutes for 10K and 65 seconds for 400 meters. His goal now is to get the Paralympic Games in Rio in 2016. He came in studio with Huddle and me to share his unbelievable story.

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Blake Leeper

by on Jul.09, 2012, under Archive, Running

Blake Leeper is 22 years old and has only been running for three years. But right now, the double below knee amputee 100, 200 and 400 meter specialist just might be the guy who can knock off the great Oscar Pistorius at the Paralympics in London.

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