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Old 12-04-2009, 04:16 PM
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Just got this email...and it was incredible to watch this.

The Story

A son asked his father, 'Dad, will you take part in a marathon with me?'
The father who, despite having a heart condition said 'yes.'
They went on to complete the marathon together.

Father and son went on to join other marathons, the father always saying
'yes' to his son's request of going through the race together.

One day, the son asked his father, 'Dad, let's join the Ironman together.'
To which, his father said 'yes' too.

For those who don't know, the Ironman is the toughest triathlon ever.
The race encompasses three endurance events of a 2.4 mile (3.86 kilometers)
ocean swim, followed by a 112 mile (180.2 kilometers) bike ride, and ending
with a 26.2 mile (42.195 kilometers) marathon along the coast of the Big Island .
The father and son went on to complete the race together.

NOW WATCH THIS VIDEO and view this race:

Then dry your eyes...
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Old 12-04-2009, 04:27 PM
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Did his dad actually know what he was saying yes to?

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Old 12-04-2009, 05:46 PM
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he's their story...just AWESOME!
"Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear."
-Mark Twain

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Old 12-05-2009, 01:31 PM
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Wow! That was freakin' incredible. Very touching.

Thank you for posting this.
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Old 12-05-2009, 03:53 PM
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A father love is unconditional, and thanks pal for turning the faucet on I shall get even. Thank you for the post

Last edited by Silverback; 12-05-2009 at 03:55 PM. Reason: spelling
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