30 May '15, 7am

A man got his friend's name tattooed on his butt for a marathon fundraiser:

It started because they are too competitive. Get Dave Anson and Jonathan Green on a soccer pitch, and at least one of them is leaving with a bruise. It ended with a tattoo on Green’s right butt cheek. One with curly letters spelling “Dave Anson,” surrounded by a heart. In between there were 30 pounds of weight lost, a free 5K, a marathon finish with a bearded man inside a giant pink dress, and an answer to the important question: How much money would it take to get your best friend’s name permanently etched on your butt? How much money would it take to get your best friend’s name tattooed on your butt? For Green, it’s $305. A year ago, the 35-year-old from Wolverhampton, England, weighed more than 300 pounds. That’s when Anson invited him to a free park 5K. “I was really struggling, he may as well have been skipping circles around me,” Green told Runner’s World Newswire . ...

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/london-marathon/marathon-fund...

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