Mumbai, Jan. 16 -- On Sunday, 11 years after he completed his 100th run at Mumbai Marathon, Hirendra Kurani, 64, will be running his 200th marathon. His competition: His own record of three hours, 44 minutes and 35 seconds to complete the full marathon (42km).

Kurani, a businessman, has completed 183 full marathons and 16 ultra-marathons over a span of 18 years.

The 64-year-old businessman's longest race was a 100-km one, which he completed at the age of 53 in Switzerland within 11 hours, 14 minutes and 47 seconds.

The 64-year-old, who is a non-resident Indian, has been ensuring that he returns to the country to participate in the marathon every year.

Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from HT Mumbai....