David Frohme, Special Olympics Athlete and Global Messenger

David Frohme, Special Olympics Athlete and Global Messenger rappelling down a building at a previous year's Over the Edge fundraiser event.

Special Olympics Over the Edge fundraiser rappelling event at Cityscape Downtown Phoenix takes place at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8.

Payson’s very own David Frohme, a Special Olympics Athlete and Special Olympics Global Messenger, has raised over $1,000 for the event this year. Frohme, 55, ran and completed the Boston Marathon in 1983 is an avid athlete and fundraiser for Special Olympics.

For more information about donating or watching the event, call Lucy Karrys at (928) 478-0231.

Contact the reporter at kmorris@payson.com

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