DeVaughn – Dave

“What an experience!” With 38,707 other runners for the 100th race! – Dave DeVaughn (April 22, 1996)

Posted on Apr 16, 1996 in 1996, DeVaughn - Dave, M 40 - 44, Mississippi

“What an experience!” With 38,707 other runners for the 100th race! – Dave DeVaughn (April 22, 1996)

I ran my first marathon in Chicago in 1992. That race started me on an addiction that would last through 17 marathons over five years. I was never a speed demon, so the marathon seemed to be my race. Everybody who runs a marathon dreams of qualifying for and running the Boston Marathon. I was living in Corinth, Mississippi, and training with Harvey Pendergrast and Phil Hinton. We ran a couple of marathons together. Then I started training some with Kenneth Williams. Kenneth and I went on to run several marathons together. But in late 1994, I moved to Ft. Wayne, Indiana, away from all my...

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