Grace Bunke battled osteosarcoma - an aggressive form of bone cancer - for nearly four years and while she underwent treatment including a partial leg amputation and two lung operations she transitioned from running track to swimming. Grace never let the cancer stop her. She quickly excelled at swimming making the US Paralympic Team and her varsity high school swim team as a freshman. Last year she took to open water swimming and participated in SAA-Atlanta. She bravely and publicly battled cancer with her trademark nickname “Amazing Grace” and quote “Prayer is asking for rain; faith is bringing an umbrella.” Grace Bunke passed away on March 25, 2018, the day before her 15th birthday.