The story chronicles the activities of Al Howie, one of the greatest ultramarthoners of all time.
Howie would just as well run across the United States as run a marathon. He was a low profile individual who never went for the limelight. Now, at 65, medical problems have reduced the former ultra hero to only three miles a day.
It's best if you read the story and enjoy a fine tribute to the ultra man of yesteryear: