The American set a record: in the morning runs straight in '44

The American set a record: in the morning runs straight in '44

Mark Covert, a teacher at a college in California, became the "dolgobegayuschim" resident of the United States: for 44 years he daily morning jog. This is the official record of the American Association of runners. Every week, 61-year-old runner overcomes about 60-70 kilometers. "It started in July 1968, and then I did not think that everything will go on for so long. No specific targets were not, I just liked to run.

Mark Covert, a teacher at a college in California, became the "dolgobegayuschim" resident of the United States: for 44 years he daily morning jog. This is the official record of the American Association of runners. Every week, 61-year-old runner overcomes about 60-70 kilometers.

"It started in July 1968, and then I did not think that everything will go on for so long. No specific targets were not, I just liked to run. I run every morning for about an hour, and it gives me the opportunity to feel good. Not only physically but also mentally, "said the runner in an interview with CNN.