Ram Singh Yadav: 2nd Marathon Runner From India To Qualify For The Summer Olympics

The giant stride runner!

Ram Singh Yadav, an Indian Army Havildar has proved earlier that he is something far better than his post. The army man from a village named Babian village, near Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh has set many milestones that separate him from being a normal athlete.

Born in 1980, the 36-year-old man has the stamina that can compete with the finest of the African mainstream marathon runner. He's the second Indian ever to qualify for the Summer Olympics of 2012 held in London, Britain. 

Let's get some knowledge about our fine athlete.