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Running around America: Cameron Balser’s epic 11,500-mile journey

Doing what he loves, athlete finds support in the kindness of strangers

Cameron Balser, 32, runs in May through the Cascade Range on Highway 20. He started his unsupported run around the U.S. on Oct 9, 2023, in Cleveland, Ohio. (Isaac Stone Simonelli/Cascadia Daily News)
By Isaac Stone Simonelli Enterprise/Investigations Reporter
Cameron Balser, his face nearly lost in a wild red beard, polished off a breakfast burrito someone g
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