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Running Across America

On Saturday Greensboro-based ultra-runner Charlie Engle took off from San Francisco in an attempt to set the speed record for the fastest run across America. Engle and his partner Marshall Ulrich will need to run 70 miles a day for 45 straight days to break the record set by Frank Giannino in 1980. The pair is looking to finish in New York City on October 27.


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