An Interview with Marathoning Legend Dick Beardsley

Photo courtesy of Dick Beardsley via DickBeardsley.com

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Dick Beardsley hasn't always been a standout runner, but he worked his way to the top and never quit. After getting his start at Wayzata High School, he went onto a prolific running career as a world-class marathoner. Since his running career came to a halt, his life hasn't been easy but he always kept working and trying to make an impact through his life story. 

This is part one of a three-part interview encompassing the life of the legendary Dick Beardsley. 

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