What I’m doing on my summer vacation

On July 30, an expected 7,500 visitors from across the country will arrive in Madison to participate in the 2010 U.S. Transplant Games. The games are an Olympic-style event for athletes who have received a life-saving organ transplant of any type (kidney, liver, heart, lung, pancreas and bone marrow).

Mason is participating in the U.S. Transplant Games for the very fist time, and he is every excited! He will be competing in a number of events, including the softball throw, long jump and road race. Mason’s training for the games includes normal kid stuff – playing t-ball, riding his bike and running around – nonstop. He is a natural at anything athletic and …Click here to continue reading