When Dave Gesch reached the finish line of the Run Because You Can fundraiser Sunday, his body was shaking. His knees were wobbly. And the sweat poured.
But he had accomplished what he set out to do: He carried his fragile 12-year-old son, Dawson, on his back for the 5K run. That was 3.2 miles with no training. In the end, it put him in agony.