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Woman hasn't missed a day of running since beginning of the century

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Sue Kessler Sue Kessler
CHICAGO -

It doesn't matter if it's raining, snowing or even freezing. Nothing has stopped this one Chicago woman from running.

Sue Kessler is a special events coordinator who has never missed a day since January 1, 2000.

Kessler says she got into running about 20 years ago when she was dating a man training for a triathlon. She went on a few runs with him and the rest is history.

So how does she do it?

“Well, you get good shoes, you drink a lot of water and you eat an apple every day if you possibly can,” she said.

Kessler averages over 30 miles a week and over 2,000 miles a year. She has run 70 marathons, including one in every state as well as the District of Columbia.

"Get out there and do stuff,” she said. “The world is big and beautiful and if you're running around it, it's a good way to see it."

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