Virginia Mom With MS Swims the Distance

Betsy Lavin made a promise to her son last year to swim 1 million yards by the end of 2016 and kept her promise.
1:14 | 01/31/17

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Finally America strong the mother of three issuing a challenge to herself. Is Lindsay days. Eating the moment one year in the making huge Betsy lamb hearing though her own milestones when. Cheered on by your children and their teammates. Crew landed notion of going the distance became a personal goal. Eight years ago the former college swimmer was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis suffering occasional paralysis in numbness or twelve year old son assumed the worst. West canyon. She pledged to swim for a million yards 568. Miles by the end of the year. Last month with the community tracking her every left the Williamsburg Virginia mother of three reached her goal. They didn't realize how important lets me. But the goal and team. Until I completed her goal for this year is one point one million Lindsey Davis ABC news New York. To go Betsy I hope to see you right back here tomorrow good night.

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