Nothing Slows Down Runner With Autism Getting Ready to Compete in Drake Relays
DES MOINES, IOWA –Nothing stops one runner that’s about to take the track at Drake University’s Blue Oval. It's fun to watch Mikey Brannigan race. Coach Sonja Robinson said, "It's thrilling, exciting." He's got the speed of an elite athlete. "Mikey is an incredible athlete. He's a sub four-minute miler," said Chris Verlengia, Grand Blue Mile Race Director and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Senior Brand Marketing Manager.