April 12, 2011

Pekin's Ultra-Marathon

By WEEK Sports

April 12, 2011 Updated Apr 12, 2011 at 1:57 PM CDT

A marathon is 26 miles---that's just a warm-up for the extreme athletes in Pekin this weekend. Over 150 runners from 10 states spent all day Saturday, all Saturday night and most of Sunday competing in a 100 mile ultra-marathon.