The Proud Father

I’m going to violate a cardinal rule and blog not about the law, but about my amazing son, Ari, who is a track star at Hall High School in West Hartford, CT.  I assure you, the genes that are responsible for his athletic prowess come from his mom, not me.  Here’s the headline and first two paragraphs of a great story in the Hartford Courant:

Hall’s Klau Gets More Than He Bargained For With Cabral

January 21, 2014|By MATTHEW CONYERS, mconyers@courant.com, The Hartford Courant

Hall High School junior Ari Klau got a chance to run this summer with his idol, Olympian and former Connecticut high school track standout Donn Cabral of Glastonbury.

Klau just didn’t get the run he had planned. Nearly halfway through their run at West Hartford Reservoir, they came to a fork in a trail and went the wrong way. Soon enough, a simple 50-minute run had become a 14-mile battle of wills with Cabral, one of the best distance runners in Connecticut history.

(Click here for the rest of the story.)



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