Latest Dane Rauschenberg Stories

2006-08-03 11:21:49

By Ros Krasny SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) -- Lining up for the San Francisco Marathon was the usual mix -- the once-in-a-lifers, the gaunt elite racers, some plodding veterans. Then there was Dane Rauschenberg, running his 30th marathon of 2006. Rauschenberg has taken marathon craziness to a new level with his quest to run an official 26.2-mile race each weekend of the year. Fifty-two races, or as his Web site says, "fiddy2." Along the way he has become a cult figure in the arcane...

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