Every year, the TCS New York Metropolis Marathon attracts a wide selection of celeb members, whether or not they’re working to assist a charitable trigger, seasoned veterans of the race, or looking for a recent problem—this yr’s marathon had all of it.
Let’s check out how the highest celebrities fared within the Massive Apple.
Casey Neistat (3:01:27)
being the ‘quickest celeb’ is like being the neatest cat. however i’ll nonetheless take it. pic.twitter.com/v1DahLd3kQ
— Casey Neistat (@Casey) November 6, 2023
The highest celeb finisher this yr was none aside from American YouTuber and filmmaker Casey Neistat. He ran the race in assist of a charity referred to as Mission Wholesome Minds, an NYC charity with the target of adjusting and destigmatizing public attitudes towards psychological well being. Neistat accomplished the race in 3:01:27, ending throughout the high 1,500m out of over 50,000 runners and 254th out of 4,257 in his M40-44 age class.
Matt James (3:04:50)
Ending three minutes behind Neistat was the second celeb to cross the end line– former bachelor Matt James. The previous bachelor ran a jaw-dropping private greatest that beat his earlier time of three:46:45. James’ objective heading into the race was to interrupt the three-hour mark however he got here up simply shy, ending in 3:04:50. James had premier firm serving to him attain his objective of a sub-three-hour marathon. The 2017 NYC ladies’s champion, Shalane Flanagan, paced James from begin to end. Flanagan is now a full-time observe and XC coach with the College of Oregon in Eugene, Ore.
Zdeno Chara (3:19:19)
Partaking in what appears like his fifth or sixth marathon of the yr and third within the final month. The previous six-foot-nine NHL defenseman with the Boston Bruins and Ottawa Senators Zdeno Chara ran 3:19:19 as he continued his quest for an Abbott World Marathon Majors six-star finisher medal in NYC. Two weeks in the past on the Baystate Marathon in Lowell, Mass. Chara clocked a brand new PB of three:16:39. Though Chara didn’t run a PB, his 3:19 on the NYC Marathon course is spectacular contemplating he simply started coaching for the space this yr.
James wasn’t the one member of Bachelor Nation working via NYC’s 5 boroughs. The Bachelorette’s Zac Clark completed with a time of 3:41:16, all in assist of his charity Launch Restoration, aiming to assist folks search skilled remedy are ready who’re affected by substance use dysfunction and psychological well being.
Canadian YouTuber and former NCAA diver Cody Ko is one other well-known YouTuber who ran the 2023 New York Metropolis Marathon. This was Ko’s first marathon main, ending the race in 3:53:29, enhancing on his earlier marathon by over an hour.
Sheinelle Jones (4:42:10)
The 45-year-old NBC At present Present correspondent accomplished her first marathon in 4:42:10. Jones entered the race decided to push the boundaries of her 4’11 stature. “I purpose to show that even a mean individual like me can tackle this problem,” Jones wrote on social media. “I’m 4’11”. I’m not a mannequin. I’m not a runner, however I’m now a marathon finisher.”
High Canadians on the 2023 New York Metropolis Marathon
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