NewsTalk: Abigail's Athletes

DEERFIELD, N.Y. - An effort to beat pediatric cancer has come to the Mohawk Valley. On Saturday, September 16th, you can join Abigail's Athletes. Abigail was only 4 1/2 years old when she died. Her parents joined Don Shipman for NewsTalk on Wednesday. They say Abigail never let cancer get her down.

Posted: Sep 13, 2017 2:04 PM
Updated: Oct 16, 2017 2:07 PM

DEERFIELD, N.Y. - An effort to beat pediatric cancer has come to the Mohawk Valley. On Saturday, September 16th, you can join Abigail's Athletes. Abigail was only 4 1/2 years old when she died. Her parents joined Don Shipman for NewsTalk on Wednesday. They say Abigail never let cancer get her down.

A kids' run, in Abigail's name, starts at 9:00 a.m., while a 5K run and 1 mile walk begin at 9:30 a.m. This is taking place at the Town of Paris Park.

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness month and also Abigail's birthday month.

For more information or to register, you can visit abigailsathletes.com.

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