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Love this Sunday 3000 athletes from around the world will flock to New York City for the annual.
Olympic distance triathlon includes a 15100 meter swim through the Hudson River which -- ever been clear.
A -- forty kilometer bike ride and -- 10 kilometer run through Central Park and about a dozen athletes believe it or not our blinds.
Our and a Clinton joins us with the very inspirational story of one of those athletes are absolutely these visually impaired athletes they swim.
And run tethered to a -- and they bike in tandem.
Two of them let me tag along for some training -- Three to one -- This is no normal bicycle built for two.
Amy is blind Caroline.
Is -- -- -- down to 1% of -- not usable vision it's the result of -- rare inflammatory eye disease paired with glaucoma I was diagnosed and has played two years old I was in college at the University of Connecticut.
After getting mad and sad.
Any Dixon decided to get busy that's where Caroline Gainer comes at a track contractor for team -- -- -- Blair -- as an organization that I am.
Very very passionate about team RWB as a veteran -- civilian group that uses physical activity as therapy for folks of disability isn't the only way to reintegrate battering back into the population is also -- analysts at night and although she's never served eighteen was inspired by the team he tees in the -- -- visible -- like he TSE I have no excuse I'm not in pain.
I'm just ever way it.
I'm just visually impaired I can actually do this -- that reason I can't since taking -- six months ago Amy is this.
Thirty pounds lighter she's completed a handful of endurance races.
In both Amy and Caroline are training for the New York City Olympic distance triathlon Caroline how rewarding is this for you I mean you know it's obviously it's -- -- ball.
He made an incredible friend.
You know again it's highly competitive ten seconds we're getting this -- game.
Guiding -- I changed my life that's above like the -- for I think Beckett it's like a full confession through this next.
-- -- Yeah.
The girls let me tag along for a day's travel on trading and he ever -- -- on the -- all -- -- the camera I was.
-- Amy -- hard to do the work Caroline sees herself as another piece of equipment average down.
She goes against you the girl's writing tethered together Caroline points out rough terrain like potholes tree roots and how much -- you have your back.
She's my eyes and my ears and my voice of reason.
This -- also involves a tethered and a special swim -- my biggest fear as -- -- that being visually impaired is getting kicked in the face they Amy keeps his sense of humor but very sexy look at highly.
Our lady them read it and I didn't -- -- yeah I think I've.
You're ready you're free yeah.
NYC triathlon is July the fourteenth this win about a mile long through -- river and how many -- do things can't wait a minute inspiring friends -- and his.
And it is great as a good luck to Caroline -- Amy can't wait to see you on Sunday for more information about team red white and blue.
That our website FOX & Friends dot com we win they swim how it -- it's a bungee cord and it's a relative bright -- and that's the easiest color for -- to see she has 1% vision and because of her glaucoma had strolling -- That's the one color that -- at the amazing story thanks so much damage and -- thinking hard.
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