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Celebrity Marathoners

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Marathon running is one of the most well know running events with race being fully booked in minutes by professional athletes to everyday people trying to overcome themselves. In the category of non professional athletes there is a small group of celebrities who have competed in a marathon event.

These are:

  • William Baldwin, 1992 NY Marathon, 03:24:29
  • Will Ferrell, 2003 Boston Marathon,03:56:12
  • Katie Holmes, 2007 NY Marathon, 05:30:xx
  • Mario Lopez, 2011 NY Marathon, 04:23:30
  • Edward Norton, 2009 NY Marathon, 03:48:01
  • Ryan Reynolds, 2008 NY Marathon, 03:50:xx
  • Oprah Winfrey, 1994 Marine Corps Marathon, 04:29:20
  • Sean Combs (P Diddy), 2003 NY Marathon, 04:14:54
  • Flea, 2011 LA Marathon, 3:53:00
  • Ronan Keating, 2008 London Marathon, 03:59:33
  • Alanis Morissette, 2009 Bizz Johnson trial Marathon, 04:17:03
  • Christy Turlington, 2011 NY Marathon, 04:20:47
  • George W. Bush, 1993 Huston Marathon, 03:44:52
  • Michael Dukakis, 1951 Boston Marathon, 03:31:00
  • Al Gore, 1997 Marine Corps Marathon, 04:58:25
  • Sarah Palin, 2005 Humpy’s Marathon, 03:59:36
  • Beth Ostrosky, 2008 NY Marathon, 04:15:xx
  • David Lee Roth, 1987 NY Marathon, 06:04:43
  • Gordon Ramsay, 2009 London Marathon, 04:05:02,

I really did not expect to see Flea, G.W Bush and Al Gore on the list (for different reasons). Kudos to Alanis Morissette for the trail marathon! While Katie was very happy to cross the finish line (.)(.)

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