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05/24/13 — Pedal shows his mettle

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Pedal shows his mettle

By Kenneth Fine
Published in News on May 24, 2013 1:46 PM

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Kevin Tenney checks his gears at the starting line of the 21K hand cycling race during the Valor Games at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds on Thursday.

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Former airman Kevin Tenney was paralyzed in a automobile accident while on leave in 1993, but he has not let that slow him down. This week he competed in the Valor Games in Raleigh in hand cycling and table tennis.

RALEIGH -- He pumped his arms for more than an hour -- stopping only in short bursts when the blood rushing to his head made him dizzy. He didn't quit when the seemingly endless inclines exhausted his upper body...

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