Chilean Miner Edison Pena Invited to Race in the Legendary New York City Marathon

Nicknamed "The Runner" because of his workout regimen during the weeks he spent stuck underground in Chile, miner Edison Pena has been invited to stretch his legs in one of the most famous runs in the world: the New York City Marathon. The New York Road Runners Club, which organizes the annual 26.2 mile trek through the five boroughs of New York City, has offered to host Pena during this year's race, scheduled for Nov. 7. Pena, 34, was the 12th of 33 miners to be rescued this week from the...Full Story
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