Fastest Indoor Marathon By A Man Wearing A Kilt

United States Christopher Crawford

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Arlington, Virginia, United States / July 14, 2012

Christopher M. completed a 26.2-mile indoor run in three hours, 53 minutes, 51.00 seconds while wearing a kilt.

He set the record as a representative for Warriors On Course, a dedicated group that raises funds and awareness by those that are affected by Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Read more about the feat here.

- must run in an indoor standard 200-meter track
- must complete a 26.2-mile run
- must wear a kilt for duration of attempt
- must provide video evidence

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  • United States Eddie Hahn

    Eddie Hahn

    If it wasn't for the fact that he was running for an excellent cause, I would say this is a dumb record. (I am a combat vet too)

  • United States Emily Patricia

    Emily Patricia

    We all hope to see more from you, Christopher!

  • United States Alex Cunningham

    Alex Cunningham

    Also can we get any footage of the guy who finished the marathon juggling four balls?

    • United States Christopher Crawford

      Christopher Crawford

      Barry Goldmeier, 47, of Rockville accomplished a feat never before attempted, an indoor marathon while juggling four balls, in 6:17:22. I am not sure whom he is sharing this record with but, I was there to witness it and I personally think that it would be awesome to have him and his record join me here at Record Setters.

  • United States Alex Cunningham

    Alex Cunningham

    iMovie ftw!

  • United States elaine landwehr

    elaine landwehr

    thats my boy

  • United States Athena

    Athena

    Awesome job! Congrats! :)

  • United States Troy Fisher

    Troy Fisher

    great job

  • United States Wendy Lang

    Wendy Lang

    Great Job, Chris Crawford!!!!

  • United States Laura Landwehr-Moore

    Laura Landwehr-Moore

    awesome job

  • United States Cathy tyer

    Cathy tyer

    Great god baby!!!!

  • United States Tony Mollica

    Tony Mollica

    Great job Christopher! Way to go!

  • United States Michael Lee

    Michael Lee

    good luck!

  • United States Miles Aitken

    Miles Aitken

    This race was no joke. Very impressive record that should stand for a long time.

  • United States Suscipio Solutions

    Suscipio Solutions

    This was for a VERY good cause !!! Glad we could help support the effort !!!

  • United States Anthony Simmons

    Anthony Simmons

    Awesome....I could never run so far, I would have to call a cab !!!

  • United States Lee Fisher

    Lee Fisher

    I was there to observe this event. What most people don't realize is running on an indoor track, 211 laps, is much more difficult then running in a normal marathon outdoor event. It is the 100% flat surface and the almost constant left turn that gets to you. Plus, the boredom of seeing the same exact 'landscape' every 40 to 60 seconds for hours on end. Christopher told me he had a lot of fun, but his left side took quite a beating.

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