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April Holmes

Second Saturday: On a Mission to Be the Greatest

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Saturday, March 8, 2 p.m.

In honor of Women’s History Month, Paralympics Gold Medalist April Holmes shares her story of overcoming adversity. In 2001, Holmes was involved in a train accident that resulted in the loss of her lower left leg. While she lay in the hospital, a doctor told her about the Paralympics Games and a new goal was firmly implanted in her mind. Hear how she found the strength to go on to break world records and win 11 international medals.

To learn more about Holmes and her non-profit organization, the April Holmes Foundation, please visit aprilholmes.com. Registration recommended, call 407.835.7323 to register.

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