Guides Help Blind Runners Excel

Picture of Blind RunnerMany blind and visually impaired individuals take part in the sport of running. However, they often cannot run without support; dogs and human guides help blind runners excel. One instance of this is blind high school freshman Paul Scott and fourth-grader Rebel Hays. The latter helps Scott navigate cross country race courses using a rope. They work together as a team; Scott says that his guide inspires him to run faster.

"I'll admit it's pretty hard, but it's all for Paul. I have to do it for Paul," says Hays.

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"He inspires me to run faster': Blind runner and running guide team up"

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