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Keith Schaefer, 44, of Victoria, swims at Citizens Healthplex's pool June 10. Schaefer completed the Texas Ironman in The Woodlands in May. Schaefer was diagnosed with kidney cancer in October 2012 and had his kidney removed in December of that year. Schaefer said that the huge motivation for his completion of the race was his children, Dylan Schaefer, 14, and Katie Schaefer, 9.