Michigan brother carries younger brother 40 miles to support cerebral palsy

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (WXYZ) - It's one thing to walk a mile in someone else's shoes, but try walking 40 miles with someone else on your back.

That's exactly what 14-year-old wrestler Hunter Gandee did, giving his brother one heck of a piggy-back ride.

Hunter walked 40 miles from a Michigan junior high school in Temperance, to the University of Michigan Wrestling Center in Ann Arbor.

His brother, 7-year-old Braden Gandee has cerebral palsy. Hunter hopes this highway hike, dubbed the "C-P Swagger" not only raises public awareness but also inspires new research for a cure.

Hunter had a lot of support for the walk, including a U of M wrestler who joined him for the entire 40 miles.

They arrived in Ann Arbor Sunday after starting the two day journey.

It wasn't about money or fame. It was just about love.

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