Celebrities Who Run In Marathons Like Athletes

Celebrities are well known for their glamorous lives and out of the world personality. But this is just one phase or aspect of celebrities, there are a lot of celebrities who are known as the marathon faces and you will find them around almost every famous marathon.

So here are some celebrities who just not drain their sweat on film sets or studios but they drain it also on marathon tracks.

Natalie Dormer

Natalie Dormer who is famously known for playing the role of Margaery Tyrell in the famous HBO series Game of Thrones. She had ran 3:51:21 in the 2016 London Marathon. This was 24-seconds slower than her marathon debut 3:50:57 in the 2014 race.

She was one of the 900 runners who were raising money for The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children’s ChildLine service. She had raised around $7,200 for this charity.

Andrea Barber

This famous TV star who had played the role of Tanner family’s zany neighbor in the famous sitcom Full House is a veteran full and half marathon runner. She remembers the first race she had run which was the Tinker Bell Half Marathon which she had run due to some pressure from her friends. She says “ I had run a mile and suddenly something happened to me and I felt that runner’s high for the first time. After crossing the finish line I had literally cried. At that time I realized a change in me and immediately signed up for the next race.”

Alicia Keys

Alicia Key a Grammy-winner singer, songwriter and actress was one of the 50,000 runners of the 2015 New York City Marathon. She also ran in a fundraiser marathon for an organization called Keep a Child Alive which basically works for allocating HIV medications to children and families in Africa.