Meet Abigail "Abby"
Hometown: Grove City, OH
Age on Race Day: 6
Diagnosis: Tetralogy of Fallot, Pulmonary Stenosis
Abby was prenatally diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot by the Heart Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. Tetralogy of Fallot is a heart defect made up of four different heart problems, when combined, results in a lack of oxygen-rich blood reaching the body. The first three weeks of Abby’s life were spent in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She had her first open heart surgery at just 12-days-old.