Jim Lathrop, 71, will run the Novant Health Charlotte Marathon on Saturday in an attempt to complete his quest to run 50 marathons in 50 states.
Jim Lathrop, 71, will run the Novant Health Charlotte Marathon on Saturday in an attempt to complete his quest to run 50 marathons in 50 states. Théoden Janes tjanes@charlotteobserver.com
Jim Lathrop, 71, will run the Novant Health Charlotte Marathon on Saturday in an attempt to complete his quest to run 50 marathons in 50 states. Théoden Janes tjanes@charlotteobserver.com

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