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A man became the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon with the help of 3 guide dogs who had little running shoes on their paws

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Thomas Panek, a 42-year-old man, becomes the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon.
He was helped by his three guide dogs Westley, Waffle, and Gus.
The labradors even had little running shoes on their paws.
A man has made history by becoming the first blind person to complete the New York City Half Marathon.
Thomas Panek, 42, achieved the impressive feat with the help of three guide dogs, Westley, Waffle, and Gus.
Wearing little shoes over their pas, the trio of labrador retrievers took turns guiding Panek, who is the president and CEO of Guiding Eyes for the...
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'It's really a team': Blind runner, guide dog trio make history running half marathon

'It's really a team': Blind runner, guide dog trio make history running half marathon

1 month ago   |   By WYFF

"It never made sense to me to walk out the door and leave my guide dog behind when I love to run and they love to run," Thomas Panek says.
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