A life full of bullying, 460 pounds of weight and heart attack symptoms were what made Mario Colao decide to turn his life around. He quit smoking and eating junk food and started walking on the treadmill. Four years later, he's a completely different person.
Though all the regular spots are sold out, you could win a spot in the Marine Corps Marathon starting this Sunday. And ten time global medalist Bernard Lagat will make his debut at the Worlds Fastest Five K at the end of March.
Before runners and spectators hit the streets for this weekends Cowtown Marathon crews are working around the clock to get them ready. And it only took an hour for the Marine Corps Marathon to sell all its available Active Duty and Reserve discounted entries yesterday.