John Ball First Recipient of the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Frontier Award

On October 10, 2009 John Ball was the first ever recipient of the Admiral Richard E. Byrd Frontier Award for completing his 22nd marathon, founding Team Parkinson, and for inspiring more than 20 other Parkinson's patients to finish marathons.
 
You can view photos and the full text of John's acceptance speech on the The Byrd Aircraft Recovery Expedition's web site.

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