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Sport22-year-old runner dies after collapsing near Cleveland Marathon's finish line

07:25  20 may  2019
07:25  20 may  2019 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

Nurse denied marathon world record -- because she wasn't wearing a skirt

Nurse denied marathon world record -- because she wasn't wearing a skirt A woman who wanted to break the Guinness World Record for running a marathon dressed as a nurse has been told her successful attempt does not count -- because she was wearing scrubs and pants, rather than a skirt. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Jessica Anderson, a nurse at the Royal London Hospital, ran the city's marathon last Sunday in the outfit she wears at work.

Taylor Ceepo, 22, died after collapsing at the Cleveland Marathon this morning, officials say. A 22 - year - old runner collapsed on Sunday during the marathon and later died . University Hospitals spokesman George Stamatis said Ceepo collapsed at the race and was brought in by emergency

^ "London marathon runner died yards from finish after his body overheated", London Evening Standard, 28 August 2014. ^ " Marathon runner died of natural causes – police", Times of Malta, 1 March 2016. ^ "London Marathon runner David Seath dies after collapsing near finish line "

22-year-old runner dies after collapsing near Cleveland Marathon's finish line© Provided by Oath Inc. 22-year-old Taylor Ceepo collapsed and died while running the Cleveland Marathon on Sunday. (Getty)

Tragedy struck Cleveland on Sunday, as 22-year-old runner Taylor Ceepo collapsed and died at the 42nd annual Cleveland Marathon.

Racing officials confirmed her death to Cleveland.com, saying that she collapsed less than a mile from the finish line.

Ceepo had just graduated from nearby Walsh University in North Canton, Ohio, where she played soccer and majored in biology. She went to high school at Akron’s St. Vincent-St. Mary, which is also LeBron James’ alma mater.

Ceepo was quickly taken to University Hospitals, where she was pronounced dead on arrival. University Hospitals spokesman George Stamatis could not share any more information about her condition because of HIPAA laws.

"It is my sad duty to inform you that a beloved member of our Walsh family, Ms. Taylor Ceepo, collapsed today while running the Cleveland marathon and has passed away,” Walsh vice president for student affairs Amy Malaska wrote in a statement.

“Her mother, dear friends and her boyfriend (also a Walsh student) were with her. Our love and deepest sympathies go to her family and loved ones. Your Walsh family will keep you all in prayer."

London Marathon: Guinness World Records backs down on nurse's record time

London Marathon: Guinness World Records backs down on nurse's record time Guinness World Records has backtracked on its decision to deny a nurse who ran the London Marathon in scrubs a place in the record book. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Jessica Anderson, a nurse at the Royal London Hospital, had been told her attempt didn't count -- because she was wearing scrubs and pants, rather than a skirt.

A 16- year - old runner has died after she completed a half- marathon in Virginia Beach Sunday. Повторите попытку позже. Опубликовано: 16 мар. 2014 г. A 16- year - old runner has died after she completed a Marathon Collapse at Finish Line - Body Shut Down - Продолжительность: 2:18

A 22 - year - old runner who was taken ill after completing the London marathon has died , race organisers said today. The man, who has not been named, collapsed yesterday after successfully finishing the 26-mile course around the capital, and was taken to hospital.

Runner deaths at marathons are unfortunately common for a variety of health reasons. Just the day before, a 48-year-old runner died in a Tobago marathon, and a 29-year-old died after running the London Marathon last year.

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