Dialysis Patient's Cross-Country Ride

Despite medical hurdles, Shad Ireland biked across the country.

Shad Ireland's Inspiring Journey

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Ireland looks back at the Capitol after his ride. He's the first dialysis patient to ever compete in and complete an Ironman triathlon, and said he hopes to serve as a source of inspiration to others who are on dialysis. (Courtesy Shad Ireland )
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