Sick Father Joins Son in Marathon--Inspirational!!

By Sanchit on Thursday, September 24, 2009

Filed Under:

inspirational video This is a true-to-life story of a father who never hesitated to join his son's marathon races just to show his utmost support and love to him. The video is indeed very touching and moving! Must-watch.

Below--Video of Sick Father Joining Son in Marathon

Inspirational Story (Watch the Video Below after Reading)

A son asked his father, 'Dad, will you take part in a marathon with me?'. The father who, despite having a heart condition, says 'Yes'.

They went on to complete the marathon together. Father and son went on to join other marathons, the father always saying 'Yes' to his son's request of going through the race together.

One day, the son asked his father, 'Dad, let's join the Ironman together.' To which, his father said 'Yes' too. For those who don't know, Ironman is the toughest triathlon ever. The race encompasses three endurance events of a 2.4 mile (3.86 kilometers) ocean swim, followed by a 112 mile (180.2 kilometers) bike ride, and ending with a 26.2 mile (42.195 kilometers) marathon along the coast of the Big Island .

Father and son went on to complete the race together.