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Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

Illini Katrina Gerhard: Finding freedom in the chair

By Joey Figueroa

September 21, 2015

Katrina Gerhard likes to go fast. She likes the rush of speeding down an open road with scenery blurring past her. She likes zeroing in on the competition, with nothing else in the world to worry about. Just her, the path and her wheelchair. She likes to take the positives out of every situati...