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Elite runners stay with Two Harbors couple

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A Two Harbors couple is hosting two elite Grandma's Marathon runners this weekend. Charles Munyeki, 24, and Patrick Kiptum, 39, both of Kenya, will be staying with Bob and Ellen Anderson.

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Munyeki has run in marathons all over the world, including the JoongAng Seoul Marathon in Korea and the Rotterdam Half Marathon in the Netherlands. His best marathon time is 2:07:56. Munyeki will be wearing bib number 4.

Kiptum is a Grandma's veteran with a personal marathon record of 2:13:42. He will be wearing bib number 25.

The News-Chronicle will be following the two elite runners during their stay on the North Shore. Read about them in next week's News-Chronicle.

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