Julian Myers, a longtime Hollywood publicist, says he did the LA marathon in 16-1/2 hours and he had to run through a makeshift finish line of toilet paper put up by his granddaughter and her boyfriend.
Myers says hes been training every day for the Las Vegas marathon and hes added in six pilates sessions to get me in shape and loosen me up.
He doesnt think there will be any need for toilet paper this time, because, he says, I think Ill do it in ten hours.
Myers is in the 85-99 age group and guesses hell be the oldest person running. He says the real reason hes doing the marathon is to promote the holiday he created, called Amigo Day.
He wants people to celebrate friendship the first Sunday of every month, and points out, If I want Amigo Day to be as big as Mothers Day I have to do something.
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