PHOTOS: Oak Parker runs 75th marathon at 75-years-old

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Bob Bell, of Oak Park, ran his 75th marathon at the Madison Marathon on Sunday at the age of 75. About 20 runners from the Oak Park Runners Club ran with Bell in the race.

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Posted: November 12th, 2013 9:43 AM

75 is the new 55.

Chris Koertge from Oak Park, Illinois  

Posted: November 12th, 2013 8:53 AM

Hats off to you, Mr. Bell. I've done three marathons and can only hope that I'm still doing them a decade from now, much less at 75. Extremely impressive achievement.

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