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Amazing Video Shows The Strength Of Running Duo

"Running makes my disability disappear."

Arianna Tanghe is like most 14-year-old girls. She loves music, movies and spending time with her family and friends. She’s the youngest sibling of two athletes and longed to experience the rush of crossing the finish line just like her brother and sister before her. There is just one complication. Arianna has cerebral palsy. This determined teen has never let her disability stop her despite blindness and her wheelchair restrictions. In 2012, Team Ari was formed, when Arianna’s mother, Kelli pushed Arianna in her first 5K race. By her 13th birthday, the power mother-daughter duo completed 13 half marathons! Today, the sky is the limit for Team Ari as they continue training for their first triathlon!