Texan battling brain cancer wins marathon in record time

Texan battling brain cancer wins marathon in record time

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Texan battling brain cancer wins marathon in record time

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on March 15, 2013 at 4:58 PM

Updated Sunday, Nov 10 at 9:10 AM

A father who is fighting brain cancer won the Gusher Marathon in Beaumont with a record time of three hours, seven minutes and 35 seconds.

Iram Leon He insists his 6-year-old daughter actually crossed the finish line first because he was pushing her in front of him in a stroller.

Leon said the one thing he is not going to say on his death bed is, “I wish I spent more time with my daughter.”

Click here if you wish to donate to Iram’s daughter’s college fund. http://www.donationto.com/Sports-Society-Fund-for-Iram-Leon

 

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