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410-pound man to try L.A. Marathon

Updated: February 8, 2011, 12:31 PM ET
ESPNLosAngeles.com

Marathon records are made to be broken. Runners set their sights on trimming a few seconds off personal bests and elite runners look to break course and world records.

It won't be much different in the L.A. Marathon on March 20, with one different kind of record looking to be eclipsed. One very big record.

Kelly Gneiting, of Ft. Defiance, Ariz., will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for "Heaviest Person to Complete a Marathon." A former U.S. Sumo champion, Gneiting currently ...

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