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On the street: What’s the farthest you’ve ever run?

Asked at Massachusetts Street on July 12, 2016

Dexter McDonald, assistant manager at Sam's Club, Lawrence

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“I ran 3 miles because I was trying to lose some weight.”

Andrew Saltzman, orthopedic surgeon, Evansville, Ind.

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“26.2 miles for a marathon.”

Sofia Schuckman, student, Lawrence

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“Probably a 5K, just to get some good exercise.”

Austin Kurtz, works at McCray Lumber, Perry

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“A 5K, because my girlfriend made me.”

Related story, July 12, 2016, WellCommons.com

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Bill McGovern

I ran all the way from the couch to the bathroom. Never eat raspberries.

1 year, 4 months ago

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Clara Westphal

1 mile - a long time ago.

1 year, 4 months ago

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Chris Bohling

I've become a pretty avid runner in recent years, but I've yet to run a full marathon. My longest so far was just over 22 miles according to Strava.

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Larry Sturm

5 miles in ankle deep sand with a field pack on and a M1 rifle.

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