Ever wonder who among the famous have run a marathon and where you would finish against them? Here is a list of a few I found.
- Lance Armstrong- 7 time Tour De France Champion who started his athletic career as a triathlete -2006- New York City Marathon- 2:59:36
- Kerri Strug – anyone who watched the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games remembers watching her land her vault on a broken ankle- 1999 – Houston Marathon – 4:12:06
- Lynn Swan – former Pittsburgh Steeler wide reciever- 1993 – New York City Marathon- 4:26:21
- Pat Tillman - former Arizona Cardinal – 2000- Avenue Of the Giants Marathon- 3:48 (he left football to go to Iraq and was killed)
- Amani Toomer- former New York Giants wide reciever- 2010- New York City Marathon- 4:13
- Clarence Thomas- US supreme court justice- 1980- Marine Corps Marathon- 3:11
- Mike Huckabee- Governor of Arizona- 2005- Little Rock Marathon- 4:39:04
- George Bush- 43rd President of the USA- 1993- Houston Marathon- 3:44:52
- John Edwards- former US senator- 1983- Marine Corps Marathon- 3:30:18
- Al Gore- former VP of the USA- 1997- Marine Corps Marathon- 4:58:25
- Sarah Palin- former Governor of Alaska- 2005- Humpy’s Marathon- 3:59:36
- William Baldwin- New York City Marathon- 3:24:29
- Oprah Winfrey- inspired other to get fit and finish- 1994 -Marine Corps Marathon- 4:29:20
- Ted Koppel- 1983- Marine Corps Marathon- 5:09:08
- Cecil Tynam- Philadelphia channel 6 news- Meteorologist- 2001- Disney World Marathon- 2:54:36
Dimitrion Yodanidis- Guinness World Record holder for being the oldest man (98) to participate in a marathon.
I’d like to build another list of celebrities who have run a marathon so if you know any please let me know about them!