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UC professor runs his 50th marathon in his 50th state.

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - A University of Cincinnati Clinical Professor will complete his 50th marathon in his 50th state, Sunday, October 10.

Arden Wander, 68, who is also the Director of Cornea and External Disease Service, is about to run his 50th marathon in his 50th state in Portland Oregon for the Portland Marathon.

Wander ran his first marathon in the Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Marathon in 1997. He is one of 117 that have run all 12 of the Fly Pig Marathon races in Cincinnati.

Wander has raised over $33,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society through their Team in Training program.

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