Websites Detailing professional and amateur athletes and an actress' experience with ASD

Actress Kate Jackson - ASD Survivor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kate_Jackson
Brazilian soccer player who underwent open heart surgery to repair an ASD.
http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?pid=S0066-782X2010001200024&script=sci_arttext&tlng=en
Tedy Bruschi (NFL Football player who had his ASD closed via amplatzer device)
http://www.amplatzer.com/AboutAGAMedical/News/TedyBruschiFormerProfessionalFootballPlayer/tabid/854/Default.aspx
Seton Hall Cross country runner has the catheter procedure performed in order to close his ASD in 2005.
http://www.shupirates.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=12600&ATCLID=650378
Amateur Football player, Cory Elmore had open heart surgery to close his ASD.
http://azstarnet.com/sports/football/college/wildcats/article_5c67c699-70f6-57e8-81da-5849ac024c53.html
Amater Wrestler with an ASD
http://www.wickedlocal.com/norwell/news/education/x1135181233/Norwell-student-with-pacemaker-gets-a-charge-out-of-wrestling-football
Wife of the Coach of the University of Rhode Island's basketball team underwent open heart surgery in 2008 to close her Atrial Septal Defect
http://www.projo.com/uri/content/sp_bkc_uri15_02-15-08_KT917NJ_v15.3715581.html
Daughter of Miami Heat announcer is an ASD survivor (open heart)
http://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local-beat/Heat-Announcer-Uses-Voice--104133454.html
Triston Marez - gymnast hopeful for 2016 Olympics (had his ASD closed via amplatzer)
http://www.memorialhermann.org/patientstories/childrens/content.aspx?id=8786
US Olympic soccer player her ASD closed when she was 3 years old in 1990.
http://www.2008.nbcolympics.com/athletes/athlete=983/bio/index.html
Sad story about 9 year old girl who died while playing soccer. Death was caused by an ASD.

Wow, I had no idea. How did you find these?

Thank you John! You have no idea how these helped me right before my closure. Thanks for posting these :) Hope all is well!

I was given the ok to run and do anything I wanted ;)