I KNOW there are tons of charities around and tons of walks for different causes. I wanted to let you know about one I'm involved in every year. The Walk to End Alzheimer's is special to me because towards the end of her life, my grandmother suffered from dementia type symptoms. Though never officially diagnosed (because we were more focussed on her kidney problems which eventually ended her life) we knew something was wrong. Alzheimer's is a huge killer in the U.S.
A 16-year-old cheerleader from Texas has broken the handspring world record with 35 back flips in a row. During a half-time performance for her high school's football game, the girl performed the stunt with two Guinness Book of World Records officials in the crowd. To meet her goal, sheback flipped her way from one 15-yard line on the field to the other. Watch the video.