Marathon holiday fun in Florida
Seven races in seven days bring runners together in the sun
Back in 2010, Jean Evansmore saw a notice on the 50 States Marathon Club website about a new event called the Savage Seven. It would feature seven marathons over seven days on the same 26.2-mile course in Ocala, Fla.
To Evansmore, it sounded like the perfect vacation. After running her first marathon at the age of 64, Evansmore, then 70, had become a passionate runner. Within three years, she'd run a marathon in all 50 states and had decided she'd do as many as she could for as long as ...
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