Grandmother Finishes NYC Marathon to Raise Money for Cancer

Courtesy Sondra RoseSondra Rose may have been one of the last people to finish the New York City Marathon on Sunday, but it would be hard to find any racer whose finish was sweeter. Rose, who will turn 78 in three weeks, finished the 26.2 mile race long after the sun had set and as race organizers were cleaning up the finish line. It took her around nine hours to complete the marathon course. She has also raise $14,000 and counting since July for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training program.  Read more about this story and watch the video here.