(PRWEB) January 28, 2005
Dr. Strand began his running career at the age of 53. Now at age 70, he is ready to surpass his next running milestone, 100 marathons. The total distance covered in 100 marathons would travel across the country from Huntington Beach, CA to our nationÂs capital in Washington, DC.
After having run in all 50 states, Dr. Strand finds it fitting to run number 100 on his home turf. ÂThis is the time to support the oldest marathon in Orange County. The Pacific Shoreline Marathon course has the lovely coastline and refreshing excursion into the park. It is a must for any real marathoner.Â
ÂWe are honored to host these legacy runners in their experience of this tremendous accomplishment,Â said Amy Tomchak, Managing Partner of the Pacific Shoreline Marathon. ÂEach year the event grows in size thanks in large part to the positive support from runners like John and Dorothy.Â
A special finish ceremony will be held for Dr. Strand as he crosses the finish line at the Pacific Shoreline Marathon on February 6th. Dr. Strand should cross the finish line between 5 and 5 1/2 hours after the start at 7:00AM.
Participants and volunteers can obtain more information and register online at http://www.marathonrun.com.
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