Williams brothers — Mark and Denny — finish Half Marathon

Posted 11/15/17

On Saturday, Nov. 11, brothers Mark Williams and Denny Williams participated in The Chickamauga Battlefield 1/2 Marathon.

Mark Williams, 62, won first place in his age group a respectable finish of 1:53. 

Denny Williams, 63, finished in his age group at 16th with a time of 2:44.  This was Denny's first 1/2 marathon at age 63! "A bucket list item" of his.

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Williams brothers — Mark and Denny — finish Half Marathon

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On Saturday, Nov. 11, brothers Mark Williams and Denny Williams participated in The Chickamauga Battlefield Half Marathon.

Mark Williams, 62, won first place in his age group with a respectable finish of 1:53. 

Denny, 63, finished in his age group at 16th, with a time of 2:44.  This was his first half marathon, at age 63. It was "a bucket list item" of his.

Mark Williams ran in the Boston Marathon in 1981, and is currently training to qualify to run Boston in 2018.

Heather Wilson, niece of the brothers, finished with a time of 2:44 and Regina Williams, Mark's wife, finished with a time of 2:55.

“This family enjoys not only the health benefits of running, but shared family time while training together and competing together makes it all the more rewarding,” a spokesman said.


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