Vincent Award #28: Harriette Thompson

This week's Vincent Award goes to Harriette Thompson, a two-time cancer survivor who at the age of 91 finished her 15th marathon and broke a the finishing time record for her age category. Harriette finished the San Diego Rock n Roll Marathon in 7 hours and 7 minutes. She broke the record despite having recently undergone radiation treatments on her legs just a few weeks ago which left her struggling to even stand up. Harriette has raised over $90,000 so far for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

The original story by USA Today can be found here.

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