Tuesday 25 July 2017

Day of the Dead as zombie breaks record

Sean McShane
Sean McShane
Cliona Foley

Cliona Foley

AT least one official Guinness World Record was set in Dublin yesterday, and it was a pretty scary one.

"I feel like you look!" said one exhausted finisher as he passed Sean McShane (40), who looked particularly disgusting thanks to some convincing facial prosthetics and a whole heap of fake blood.

"I've just completed the 'Fastest Marathon dressed as a Zombie'," explained the Belfast school caretaker, who runs with North Belfast Harriers.

"I had to apply to the Guinness World Records to do it. They gave me a time of three-and-a-half hours and I did it in 3:18 so it's official!"

Irish Independent

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