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Paralyzed OC woman completes Wall of China Marathon

A special athlete from San Clemente is celebrating a major victory on Monday.

May 2, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A special athlete from San Clemente is celebrating a major victory on Monday.

Beth Sanden completed the grueling Wall of China Marathon in just 7 hours and 20 minutes, which was much faster than she expected.

She faced a special challenge since her leg was left paralyzed in a bike accident.

Race officials gave Sanden 10 hours to finish, but she didn't need the extra time.