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MEDAL QUEST

Sabra Hawkes: "I always wanted to be an athlete."

  • Aired: 08/03/2012
  • 03:03
  • Rating: NR
Growing up in a small town, according to runner Sabra Hawkes, she didn’t know people even had cerebral palsy. She was amazed when the Paralympics “discovered” her. Now she runs the 100m, 200m and 400m, and says "I just like to run so much."
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Sprinter Sabra Hawkes says training is a joy: "I just like to run so much."
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Funding for MEDAL QUEST is provided by Bruce C., Conner, Alex, and Lynn Bay Dayton, the Gordon and Llura Gund Foundation, No Limits Media, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS Viewers.
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