A FINE TIME FOR FLEDGLING FORREST GUMPS
by Todd Hartley
Earlier this week, a Belgian man named Stefaan Engels ran a marathon and completed one of the most absurd feats of endurance any human being has ever accomplished. You see, this particular marathon, held in Barcelona, Spain, was Engels’ 365th in the last year.
I’ll let that sink in for a moment.
The marathon was named for a guy who ran 26 miles and dropped dead. Engels ran a marathon every day for a year, at an average pace of about four hours. Read the rest of this entry →