Lot’s of celebrities have taken on the NYC The NYC Marathon; Ryan Reynolds, Katie Holmes, Sean “Puff Daddy” Combs to name but a few. Several celebrities are letting the world know they’re ready to take on the challenge this year. Here are the stars we know that will be on the track come November this year.
Have you ever thought, while are lugging a week’s worth of groceries up your 5th-floor walk up, the NYC Marathon isn’t all that? For myself, the cardiovascular assault that is living in New York City enough exercise to last a lifetime. I prefer to watch the runners from the sidelines, spotting familiar runners who are leading the pack.
As they start to prepare for the race several celebrities from the world of fashion, film, and sports, have thrown their hats in the ring to take on the worlds Larges Marathon. Here are the Celebrities we know so far:
This actor, comedian, writer, and producer recently confirmed he will take on the NYC marathon, he’s certainly in good condition as you can see from our featured image taken from one of his training sessions. Looks like the Rock has been a good influence on Hart. Check out his video announcement:
Not his first time taking on the Marathon, YouTuber Casey Neistat has some advice for Hart. Neistat hasn’t confirmed whether he will take on the race yet, although it does seem likely, especially when you take into account the tweet below.
lemme know if you need any training tips @KevinHart4real https://t.co/4eUUFPVRTa
— Casey Neistat (@CaseyNeistat) July 30, 2017
Former Victoria’s Secret Angel, and fashion model, Karlie Kloss will take to the streets of NYC this November.
NYC marathon, let’s do this @adidaswomen by @StellaMcCartney #aSMC ??♀Supporting a very special charity… ? pic.twitter.com/MBixF1XPiD
— Karlie Kloss (@karliekloss) July 17, 2017
Singer-songwriter Prince Royce announced his taking part earlier this month.
Happy to announce that I’ll be running the @nycmarathon to raise funds for @nkf & @Changeforkids #PrinceRoyceRunsNYC https://t.co/VHwe6xQDq1 pic.twitter.com/BUIPzA0Aks
— Prince Royce (@PrinceRoyce) July 13, 2017
Switzer is a marathon runner, author, and television commentator. In 1967, this female running pioneer became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry. Last week she announced that she’s taking on the Marathon this year.
So excited to run the 5 boroughs in the @nycmarathon! When I won it in 1974, it was in Central Park. @261Fearless https://t.co/m5KEIr4zRL
— Kathrine Switzer (@KVSwitzer) July 26, 2017
Journalist, author, and reality television personality Carole Ann Radziwill is hitting the track in preparation for the Marathon:
Yaniv “Nev” Schulman a producer, actor, photographer, is best known for his 2010 documentary Catfish and the TV series by the same name on MTV. This year you can see him taking on the five boroughs.
Zoom zoom, summer running w/ the crew: @CaseyNeistat & @NevSchulman Awesome 2 see their love for running! #TeamNYRR #GetOutToRun #RunForLife pic.twitter.com/apvvNo0vwa
— Roberto Mandje (@RobertoMandje) July 12, 2017
Former running back for the New York Giants, Tiki Barber, is hitting the Marathon this year. This is not his first time in the Marathon … maybe don’t get in his way, just a thought.
#GlobalRunningDay Thanks @nyrr for letting me be a part of a #WorldRecord attempt! #GoRun
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