Gene Dykes to target Ed Whitlock’s M70 world record at Chicago in 2020

The #UltraGeezer hopes to nail Ed Whitlock’s 2:54:48 M70 world record next year

Meet Gene Dykes, the 70-year-old who ran sub-3 at STWM 2018

Gene Dykes of Philadelphia didn’t break Ed Whitlock’s age-group record at STWM yesterday, but he’s still the only other 70-year-old marathoner in the world to go sub-3