Down Syndrome athlete finishes NYC Marathon

Jimmy Jenson, from Los Angeles completed the 26.2 mile marathon this past weekend in New York City.  He is the first person with down syndrome to finish this marathon!  Jenson ran the marathon with his Best Buddy, Jennifer.  “When they met, neither of them were runners. But that changed when Jenson suggested they run a 5K together. Since that first race, the pair have run a number of races together, including the Los Angeles marathon this spring.” (Today Show).Jimmy Jenson

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