– ‘It was the longest day of my life’: Pregnant woman runs a marathon… and then gives birth (Daily Mail, Oct. 11, 2011):
At 39 weeks pregnant most women would only be thinking of racing to hospital.
But not Amber Miller, who — while expecting her second child any day — set off to run the Chicago Marathon.
As she neared the final stages of the race, contractions kicked in.
But the extraordinary mother-of-one from Illinois continued the race regardless, half running, half walking.