'Live with Regis and Kelly' goes cross-country with ultramarathoner Dean Karnazes


Ultramarathoner -- and by that we mean a guy who runs a marathon daily -- Dean Karnazes tells Zap2it first today about a cross-country trip that will kick off Friday, Feb. 25 on "Live With Regis and Kelly."Karnazes, 48, is running across the country, leaving from Disneyland. He's scheduled to run onto the "Live" set in Manhattan the first week of May. Though why anyone would run nearly 3,000 miles, and have every step documented by cameras, takes some explaining."First and foremost for me it is an incredible physical challenge," he says. "I love testing the endurance of seeing how far the body can go. This is a made-for-television run, and different than anything I have done. My whole focus as an athlete has shifted to motivating and inspiring others to get more active."Karnazes will keep a blog on the "Regis and Kelly" website, detailing his average of 50 miles a day. He's also going...



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