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Clark set to run in 40th straight Peachtree Road Race
This year's Peachtree Road Race will be the 40th straight for Cumming resident Wayne Clark. Photo courtesy Wayne Clark.
In 1978, Wayne Clark ran the 10-kilometer Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta. He wanted to see how many he could do in a row, so he ran it the next year, and the year after that. After about 10 years, running the race had become less of a challenge and more of an obligation.