Source: Caymanian Compass
There were lots of smiles and quite a few tears of joy at the Cayman Islands Marathon on Sunday as 24-year-old Nikki Christian walked across the finish line.
Several months ago, seasoned marathoner Scott Ruby had the idea to help Ms. Christian compete in the race. She has a condition called spastic cerebral palsy, which limits her mobility, so she uses a wheelchair to get around. In order to participate in the race, they customized a specially designed racing wheelchair for Ms. Christian, which Mr. Ruby pushed.