Tyler Reed

Two local women are Disney World marathoners [Clarksville]

Two local women are Disney World marathoners [Clarksville]

Congratulations are due Clarksville's Tyler Reed and her friend Kate Lewis. The ladies successfully completed a marathon at Walt Disney World on Jan. 11.

Those not into running may find it hard to believe, but well over 100,000 runners of all ages competed in the four-day Run Disney event for varying race distances. By 3 a.m., they made their way to an Epcot parking lot where the marathon starts and ends after passing through theme parks. Some compete as individuals. Others run with friends and family, even three or four generations of a family.

Fireworks announced the start of the marathon at 5:30 a.m., when those in...