One man’s multi-marathon

Fulton native raises awareness, funds for cancer research with 353-mile run.

By Ashley M. Casey

Benjamin Hall is running for his life – and others’, too. Hall, a Fulton native who now hails from Manchester, Md., is raising awareness and money for the American Cancer Society with a 353-mile run from Maryland to Fulton.

Hall begins his journey on Sept. 28 and plans to arrive in Fulton on Oct. 12, with two planned days of rest. He will run an average of 29.4 miles per day – more than a marathon, which is 26.2 miles.

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