NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 16, 2010
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(New York: Rehema Ellis) Amy Palmiero-Winters, the first leg amputee to qualify for the US National track team of ultra runners, profiled; scenes shown of her running with her prosthetic leg. [PALMIERO-WINTERS – talks about running 130 miles in 24 hours; says it’s about everyday life; comments on her kids.] [Adelphi University exercise physiologist Bob OTTO- says sometimes we have to slow her down.] [A Step Ahead Prosthetics Erik SCHAEFFER- comments on adjusting Amy’s leg during the run.]
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