August 12, 2008

Oldest Marathon Sikh: Fauja Singh

He was the brand ambassador of Adidas alongside David Beckham. Fauja Singh, Britain’s most popular Sikh is a centurion, and was the oldest runner in Sunday’s London Marathon. He is threatening to break his own world record of 5.40 hours in the 90 plus age bracket that he set last year. While running Marathon races in London, New York and Toronto last year, he raised thousands of pounds for various charities promoting Sikh culture around the world. He has also raised money for B.L.I.S.S., a charity dedicated to the care for premature babies. He describes it as the ‘oldest running… Read More »Oldest Marathon Sikh: Fauja Singh