40 Celebrities Who Have Run Marathons

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Abby Wambach
> Occupation: Soccer player
> Marathon(s): 2021 New York City Marathon

Women’s soccer star Abby Wambach has won an Olympic gold medal twice and the World Cup twice. She burnished her athletic credentials further by finishing the 2021 New York City Marathon with a time of 3:44:25.

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Al Roker
> Occupation: TV personality
> Marathon(s): 2010 New York City Marathon

Today Show weatherman Al Roker completed the 2010 New York City Marathon with a time of 7:09:44. Roker had long struggled with his weight, and had gastric bypass surgery in 2002, but had only begun running several months before the 2010 race.

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Alanis Morissette
> Occupation: Musician
> Marathon(s): 2009 New York City Marathon

The Canadian-born pop star, winner of seven Grammy awards, finished the 2009 New York City Marathon at 4:28:45. minutes, running on behalf of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust.

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Alicia Keys
> Occupation: Musician
> Marathon(s): 2015 New York City Marathon

Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Alicia Keys ran the 2015 New York City Marathon 5:50:52. Keys ran in support of her organization, Keep a Kid Alive, which provides HIV medications to children in Africa.

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Andrea Barber
> Occupation: Actor
> Marathon(s): 2016 Los Angeles Marathon

Television viewers remember Andrea Barber as the annoying neighbor on the family sitcom “Full House.” She also is a runner and she completed the 2016 Los Angeles Marathon in 4:58:02.

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