40 Celebrities Who Have Run Marathons

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Andrew Shue and Amy Robach
> Occupation: Actor
> Marathon(s): 2019 New York City Marathon

Andrew Shue, best known for playing heartthrob Billy on the series “Melrose Place,” ran the 2021 New York City Marathon in 4:16:30. His wife, TV personality Amy Robach, ran with him, barely edging him out at 4:16:29. The couple ran in support of New York Road Runners Team for Kids, an organization that fundraises for youth programs.

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Apolo Ohno
> Occupation: Speed skater
> Marathon(s): 2011 New York City Marathon

Apolo Ohno is the most accomplished U.S. Winter Olympian of all time, winning eight speed-skating medals (two gold, two silver, four bronze), and is a member of the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame. He finished the 2011 New York City Marathon in 3:25:12.

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Ashton Kutcher
> Occupation: Actor
> Marathon(s): 2022 New York City Marathon

The actor known for the sitcoms “Two and a Half Men” and “That ’70s Show,” trained for six months for the 2022 New York City Marathon, which he completed in a time of 3:54:01. He ran in support of THORN, an international anti-human trafficking organization that defends children against sexual exploitation.

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Ben Gibbard
> Occupation: Musician
> Marathon(s): 2011 Los Angeles Marathon

Ben Gibbard is the lead singer for the group Death Cab for Cutie . He ran the 2011 Los Angeles Marathon in 3 hours and 56 minutes. He’s run other marathons since then. Gibbard took up running because he wanted to end his unhealthy lifestyle.

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Bobby Flay
> Occupation: Celebrity chef
> Marathon(s): 2010 New York City Marathon

Celebrity chef, restaurateur, and television personality Bobby Flay clocked in at 4:01:37 in the 2010 New York City Marathon.

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