Pregnant Woman Runs Chicago Marathon … And Then Gives Birth

‘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.

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