Celebrities you’ll see Running the NYC Marathon this year

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Celebrities you’ll see Running the NYC Marathon this year

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:

Kevin Hart

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:

Casey Neistat

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.

Karlie Kloss

Former Victoria’s Secret Angel, and fashion model, Karlie Kloss will take to the streets of NYC this November.

Prince Royce

Singer-songwriter Prince Royce announced his taking part earlier this month. 

Kathrine Switzer

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.

Carole Radziwill

Journalist, author, and reality television personality Carole Ann Radziwill is hitting the track in preparation for the Marathon:

Nev Schulman

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.

Tiki Barber

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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