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Marine Vet Who Lost Both Legs In Afghanistan Is Running 31 Marathons In 31 Days

"Now, seven years after losing his legs, Jones has embarked on a 812-mile odyssey across two continents. On Oct. 12, the Virginia native completed the first leg of his journey, running 26.2 miles in Hyde Park, London, in a month of unofficial marathons. With four runs down, and a fifth one underway in Toronto on Oct. 16, Jones’ story is making social media rounds and garnering national attention."