The world's Longest foot race


THE WORLD'S LONGEST FOOT RACE
THE LONGEST LIST OF THE LONGEST STUFF AT THE LONGEST DOMAIN NAME AT LONG LAST

What was the world's longest foot race?

If your thinking the Marathon or even the Olympic 50 mile walk, those are like a walk around the block compared the the world's longest foot race.

On March 4  1928 at 3:30 PM nearly 199 runners set of from the Ascot Speedway in Los Angeles along Route 66 in hopes of winning the $25,000.00 grand prized offered in the Great American Foot Race.

The finish line; Madison Square Garden, New York City, only 3,422 miles away.

On May 26 1928, after 84 days, a 20-year-old Cherokee named Andy Payne won the the Great American Foot Race.

Every year since 1986 the The Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team holds the Self-Transcendence 3,100 Mile Race, which is the world's longest certified foot race as well as the longest annual foot race.


The world's Longest foot race

The world's Longest foot race

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