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Run with Dick Beardsley

3930 28th Street , Grand Rapids map

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November 27th, 2012 4:00 pm
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Join us for a run with the famous Dick Beardsley on November 27th. Choose a 2 or 4 mile run and stick around for giveaways from New Balance!

Who is Dick Beardsley?

Dick Beardsley is a best sellin author and champion - in running and in life. Although his competitive running career as an elite athlete ended in 1988, Dick is still the 3rd fastest American born runner in the marathon distance, running 2:08:53 in the 1982 Boston Marathon. Best known for his 1982 Boston Marathon "Duel in the Sun" with Alberto Salazar, Dick is also a two-time Olympic Trials Marathon qualifier.

But Dick is mor than a running champion. He is a fighter. After a series of near-fatal accidents and a journey of self-discover, Dick has turned his life around. Today, Dick with two knee replacements he is enjoying his running more than ever an in addition to running, Dick has become an avid cyclist and has added duathlons and triathons to his lifestyle.

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Distance 1
2 miles 
Distance 2
4 miles 
Event Type
Running/Walking Event 
Event Fee
Contact Name
Tessa Talsma 
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