crossed the finish line at a half marathon in Texas last weekend, and officials said she barely seemed winded after her world record run.A smiling, 35-pound first grader
The Dallas Morning News published a photograph of little Keelan Glass, the 6-year-old who ran The Showdown Half Marathon in less than three hours on Oct. 12, proudly wearing her medal.
Glass' parents, who are dedicated athletes, said their daughter has been involved in sports since she was in a stroller, being pushed along with her parents as they trained. By the time she was five, Keelan could finish a 10-kilometre run, the Dallas Morning News reported.
Glass' run raised nearly $3,000 for a local pregnancy resources and anti-abortion centre, KTXS.com reported. Her age and finishing time of 2 hours, 47 minutes also earned her a world record, according to the Association of Road Racing Statisticians.
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