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Ryan Reynolds To Run NYC Marathon

Ryan Reynolds To Run NYC Marathon

Newly married actor Ryan Reynolds has taken to the Huffington Post to unload some thoughts about his plans to run in the New York City marathon.

Years ago on the day of the New York Marathon, the 31-year-old Canadian actor, who married Scarlett Johansson last month, joined a crowd a half-mile before the finish line. Ryan describes the moment ever-so-vividly: “I saw guys coming in to finish with bleeding nipples. Why in the hell were their nipples bleeding? People were crying. People were limping, hobbling, screaming, crawling… I breathed in deeply and decided something: I’d never f—ing do that ever, ever. What in the f— were these idiots thinking? Bleeding nipples. Bleeding. Nipples.”

But times have changed and Ryan is currently training to run the marathon November 2 for Team Fox, which supports of Michael J. Fox‘s foundation to the fight against Parkinson’s Disease. (Fox has been struggling with PD for the past 18 years. Ryan‘s father, Jim, for the last 15.)

Ryan explains, “I’m running in The ING NYC Marathon as a member of Team Fox because I support the Foundation’s urgent mission and I believe that together we can improve the lives of those living with Parkinson’s and put an end to this disease.”

Read Ryan‘s full entry at HuffingtonPost.com. You can contribute to Ryan‘s fundraising goal of $50,000 at TeamFox.org.

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16 Responses to “Ryan Reynolds To Run NYC Marathon”

  1. 1
    British Latin American Says:

    This should be interesting.

  2. 2
    meow Says:

    http://www.nypost.com/seven/10042008/postopinion/letters/the_company_he_keeps__obamas_shady_pals_132041.htm

  3. 3
    me Says:

    THIRD

  4. 4
    Daniel Kemp 4 Earth Emperor Says:

    You could probably put duck tape over your nipples so they dont rub against the shirt the entire race.

  5. 5
    gina Says:

    Hot picture. Best of luck to him in the Marathon!

    http://celebritytoday.today.com/

  6. 6
    whatever, yo Says:

    OMG, I HE LOOKS DELICIOUS!

    Wow! MmmMmm

  7. 7
    room4602 Says:

    whoa. how hot is he in that picture? my goodness, scarlett is one lucky girl.

  8. 8
    M.J (not Michael Jackson) Says:

    Mama mia! He is one HOT man!!! Check out that chiseled body, DAMN!!! Oh, and I wish him lots of luck. I hope he wins :)

  9. 9
    Tealeaf Says:

    Iam quivering

  10. 10
    Marieme Says:

    Jared, How can I even begin to thank you for this shot? I mean how beautiful is that? Whoa.

    Thank you, dude!

  11. 11
    Jaye Says:

    Ok seriously, whose body is that? I’ll believe it’ s his when i see it in OTHER than a photo shoot. He’s cute though.

  12. 12
    Serge Says:

    Scarlett Johansson (actress)actually is a clone from original person,who has nothing with acting career.Clone was created from stolen biomaterial.Original Scarlett Galabekian last name is nice,CHRISTIAN young lady.Clones(not 1)made in GERMANY,leader manufacturer of humans clones,it’s in Ludwigshafen am Rhein,N.Bavaria,Mr.Helmut Kohl home town,they spreading globaly NAZI type disciplined and mind controlled,be careful get close you’ll be controlled too.Original family didn’t authorize activity with stolen biomaterials,it’s all should go to Cedars-Sinai MedCenter in LA.Controlling clones is US military operation.Original Scarlett wasnt engage,by the wy

  13. 13
    El guapo Says:

    My uncle has Parkinson’s. I think it’s pretty cool that Van Wilder is raising money on Team Fox for something he cares about.

    Websites like GiveForward.org, Fundable.com and Firstgiving.com allow people to do the same thing but for any charities they want. Pretty cool sites if you’re looking to get involved in a marathon and want to kill two birds with one stone.

  14. 14
    Mary Says:

    This guy is really hoot..I didn’t know who he was before his marriage..He’s not a professional runner, but his body is reaaly great!!!

  15. 15
    meursault Says:

    still can’t believe SJ got hitched to this joke

  16. 16
    rihanna photo nue Says:

    Sexy Ryan…

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