Monday, March 14, 2011

Meet 'McRunner': Training for a marathon on a fast food diet

‘My wife told me I was crazy’ he told the Chicago Sun-Times. ‘But I love McDonald’s and I love running - and this was a great way to combine the two.’

Mr D’Amico, of Palatine, near Chicago, is aiming to beat a personal best of 2 hours 36 minutes, which should put him among the top 50 finishers in the race.
He has been eating three meals a day at McDonald’s for the last two weeks and is hoping to keep up the fast food regime until the 26.2-mile run.

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