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VIDEO: Track: Not running short on records

Fayetteville’s Fischer makes unique purchase after record-setting run

By Mike Capshaw

This article was published October 12, 2017 at 1:00 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Fayetteville junior Camren Fischer won the boys' 5K race on Sept. 30 during the 29th annual Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival at Ari Park in Fayetteville.

At A Glance

Camren Fischer

SCHOOL Fayetteville

CLASS Junior

SPORT Cross country

HEIGHT 5-10

WEIGHT 1450

NOTABLE Maintains a 3.7 cumulative GPA and may pursue a career in a medical field. Also helps coach at the Special Olympics because “it’s important that people shouldn’t feel restricted to certain things because of the way they are … to see them compete and to see them so happy makes my heart warm, especially in a sport I enjoy,” he said.

Camren Fischer bought a pair of bright yellow running shorts covered in red chile peppers after finishing the Chile Pepper Run in record time this year.

At A Glance

Camren Fischer

SCHOOL Fayetteville

CLASS Junior

SPORT Cross country

HEIGHT 5-10

WEIGHT 1450

NOTABLE Maintains a 3.7 cumulative GPA and may pursue a career in a medical field. Also helps coach at the Special Olympics because “it’s important that people shouldn’t feel restricted to certain things because of the way they are … to see them compete and to see them so happy makes my heart warm, especially in a sport I enjoy,” he said.

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