My 14yr old son is Climbing 62 flights of stairs for Asthma in Honor of his 8yr old brother

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   Posted 4/24/2008 8:17 PM (GMT -6)   
We're in Los Angeles. I'm just really proud of my oldest, he's been training and has set a time goal of how fast he would to finish in. He says he's doing it because he can and because if his younger brother tried they'd have to call in the paramedics before the 4th floor.

Maybe they'll be doing something like it in your area or perhaps you can get people motivated to become involved like my 14 year-old has. He's doing this on Saturday, and here's the thing, it doesn't matter what time he comes in at. It doesn't matter if he finishes first or last. Just the experience of knowing that he was involved, that he tried to do something, anything, instead of just sitting around all the time hearing his younger brother wheeze, cough & struggle, he won.

Thanks for taking a minute.

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Post Edited By Moderator (djdaz_1985) : 4/25/2008 4:39:08 PM (GMT-6)

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   Posted 4/25/2008 9:42 PM (GMT -6)   
:) Good for him. You must be proud.

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   Posted 4/29/2008 2:15 PM (GMT -6)   
thats sweet wish him good luch from me i also have astma

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   Posted 4/29/2008 2:29 PM (GMT -6)   
That is really cool! Wish him the best of luck! I think that is a great thing to be doing for his little brother! Go him!

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   Posted 4/29/2008 7:56 PM (GMT -6)   
Very cool, what a great big brother!! You and the family must be extremely proud of him. Way to go!!!! Let us know how he makes out.


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   Posted 5/1/2008 9:24 PM (GMT -6)   
That is a wonderful thing for your older son to be doing for your younger son.  I know you have to be so proud of him!
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