Teenager with cerebral palsy will be pushed in marathon

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Carter: Union teen with cerebral palsy to be pushed in Long Branch marathon by teammate

Anton will participate in the New Jersey Marathon in Long Branch this Sunday. He will be pushed the 26.2 miles in a three-wheel jogging stroller by his teammate, 31-year-old Tony Espaillat of East Newark.

Anton and Espaillat are running the marathon to raise money for kids with disabilities at Camp Fatima of New Jersey, a volunteer summer program in Lebanon. Anton is a camper there and Espaillathas been a counselor at the camp for 14 years.


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