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This London Marathon runner raised thousands of dollars for wildlife reserves by taking donations for running in a rhino suit!

Check out more people doing heartwarming-ly awesome things over at our Restoring Faith in Humanity page!

Via: The Today Show
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A new record has been set by a participant in the New York City Marathon. Jimmy Jenson is the first person with Down syndrome to cross the finish line, the Today Show reports.

The 48-year-old from Los Angeles completed the race along side his close friend, Jennifer Davis. The two met 12 years prior through a program called Best Buddies that connects those with intellectual disabilities with those without.

After completing the marathon in just over eight hours, Jenson stayed at the finish line to encourage runners behind him to not give up and to finish the race.

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Boston Marathon runner Remus Medley finishes the race on his hands after a series of leg cramps. If that isn't WINning I don't know what is!

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Via: MSNBC
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The Zombie Walk of Mexico City set records this last Sunday, drawing in somewhere between nine and ten thousand participants in the largest walk ever. Check out some pictures from the event in the gallery below!