From The Resurgent: Fitness Writer Cheats Her Way to a Near-Record Half Marathon. Here’s How She Got Caught.

Running culture is a definite rare breed all its own. Runners can find races almost every weekend on the calendar – in fact, my sister and brother-in-law are running a half marathon at Disney World this weekend.

Jane Seo, a 24-year old fitness writer based in New York City, has written articles like  as “How I Learned to Love Running, One Race at a Time” and “Four Reasons Why I Keep Running Obstacle Races, One After Another” at the Huffington Post. She finished in second at last weekend’s Fort Lauderdale Half Marathon with an impressive time of an hour and 21 minutes, just over 15 minutes shy of the world women’s record.

But as people started to take a closer look at Seo’s time, her impressive feat began to unravel.

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