Kayla Montgomery: Running with MS

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January 25, 2014. Winston Salem, North Carolina.<br />
After failing to make a personal best time in the 1600m race at the 2014 David Oliver Classic, Alysia Montgomery, Kayla's mother, tests the temperature in Kayla's legs after icing them down. Kayla loses feeling in her legs while running and they can can overheat due to Kayla's MS. <br />
 3 and a half years ago, during an examination after sustaining tailbone and head injuries from a fall during a soccer game, Kayla Montgomery, now 18, was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. Montgomery, then a decent runner, refused to be limited by her diagnosis, and after years of training has become one of the best high school runners in the country.