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Malibu resident Alberto Perusset, 61, ran the Athens Marathon earlier this month to complete his 200th barefoot marathon. Photo Submitted
Shown is the race medal Malibu’s Alberto Perusset received after completing the Athens Marathon, the 61-year-old’s 200th barefoot marathon.
Alberto Perusset smiles while in Greece, where he visited for the first time earlier this month so that he could complete his 239th overall marathon.
Lauren Coughlin, Editor
2:22 am PST November 25, 2019
Malibu’s Alberto Perusset had done it 199 times before. While other runners were ensuring that their legs were stretched and that both their shoes were tied, he had two fewer things to worry about.