73-Year-Old Grandfather Completes 50 Marathons in All 50 States

Yagana Shah Associate Editor, The Huffington Post

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Finishing just one marathon in your lifetime is something to be pretty proud of, but for 73-year-old John Maultsby, it just wasn’t enough.

Last Sunday, Maultsby championed a feat few can lay claim to. He finished running a string of 50 marathons — one in every state.

Maultsby was cheered on by a crowd that included his wife, mother, and three daughters as he crossed the finish line at a New Hampshire race, according to Today.com.

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