This is not just another story of human passion and commitment. This is the story of a legend who at the age of 104, is an inspiration for all of us. As a part of our celebration for completing 100 years in India, we salute the incredible spirit of Fauja Singh. #100andRunning
Fauja Singh (104) is an Indian born British Sikh marathon runner. He is regarded as the Oldest Marathon runner in the world.
He is a world record holder in his age bracket. His current personal best time for the London Marathon (2003) is 6 hours 2 minutes, and his marathon record, for age 90-plus, is 5 hours 40 minutes at the age of 92, at the 2003 Toronto Waterfront Marathon.
In 2004, Singh was featured in an advertising campaign for sportswear manufacturer Adidas alongside David Beckham and Muhammad Ali.