Astronaut To Run Marathon From Space

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British astronaut Tim Peake, scheduled to depart for the International Space Station on December 15, plans to run the London Marathon next April while aboard the spacecraft by strapping into a treadmill that simulates normal gravity by applying downward force. What do you think?

“Running a marathon is just the kind of outer space adventure I always dreamed of as a kid.”

Keith Collins • Excavation Assistant

“But who will hand him Gatorade?”

Dolores Petrik • Bedding Provider


“I don’t envy the next guy who gets cornered by him at a space station gathering.”

Jake Dolby • Recipe Distributor