Cross Country Teen Makes History
A Bettendorf Iowa teen Tyler Gerdts, who is a junior at Davenport West High School, has been running cross country for five years. He was born with a brain injury and also has autism, but he found a passion for running and didn’t let his disability stop him. Tyler was born with a brain injury combined with autism, so his family to looked into getting a service dog to improve his quality of life.
According to Runner's World Magazine
Here is his story....