I Loved LEGOland!

Name: Gage
Age: 8
State: AL

Wish Kid

When he was 3-years-old, Gage was diagnosed with having Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which is a rapidly progressive degenerative muscle disorder. Due to this disorder, Gage was never able to run and he is now unable to walk without assistance. During the day, he uses a wheelchair for mobility and at night, he uses leg braces. Duchenne has also affected the muscles Gage uses in coughing and he requires assistance from a machine to help him breathe and cough up mucus that builds up in his lungs.

Gage had a blast visiting Disneyland and LEGOland in California. He got to experience all sorts of fun, but his favorite part was meeting a master LEGO builder and making a LEGO version of himself to leave permanently in LEGOland’s “Miniland, USA” area!

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