ST. LOUIS - Ron Palmer, an avid lover of all things great and small beat Sam Stolle in the Susan G. Komen race against breast cancer. Palmer is 99 years old and lives with his dog who is deceased. His dog "Shea: Princess of Power" died from canine breast cancer. Palmer said, "I did it for Shea and I would do it again."
Race officials tell News 4 Palmer really didn't win. They say he won kind of like a bowler does with a handicap score. Palmer declined to comment on this particular issue.