This teen is going to go far in life. This is awesome.
Hunter Gandee was 14 years old last June when he carried then-7-year-old Braden on his back for two days. Cerebral palsy prevents Braden from walking without assistance. They traveled from their hometown of Temperance to Ann Arbor.

This year’s Cerebral Palsy Swagger started Friday at CP Swagger Shipyard, a playground they raised money for at Braden’s elementary school in Lambertville. As of midday, the boys’ mother Danielle Gandee says they’re about a mile into their journey.

The walk ends Sunday in Ann Arbor. The family says it is an awareness project, not a fund-raiser.

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