LONDON, England, December 4. 2015 (CINEWS): The story of Sardar Fauja Singh is 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 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.
Fauja Singh, affectionately dubbed the Turbaned Tornado, began running roughly 20 years ago after losing his wife and child. Ꮠ