Both runners struggled in the race but met up with three miles left and finished together.
Runners are given over an hour to find their soul mate.
"Ferdie" Le Grange was 65.
The leading American last weekend believes his race helped build character and mental toughness.
Dye, Fondren win accompanying half marathon.
A new course means fewer big turns.
Matt Tegenkamp is currently the man to beat on November 17.
Tom Grilk was in Grand Rapids, Michigan yesterday, speaking at the A.I.M. High Endurance Awards.
Viewership was up 66 percent compared to the 2011 edition of the race.
Twenty-five youth-oriented programs will receive over $20K.