Martinus Evans is a big man.
But before he started running in 2012, he was an even bigger man.
A Spiteful Start to Running
Martinus started running, in a round about way, because of a problem with his hip. He went to his primary care doctor who in turn sent him to a physical therapist.
He eventually ended up seeing an orthopedic surgeon who was very blunt with him. The surgeon told him he knew why Martinus was having his hip problems.
When Martinus asked him why, the surgeon was very blunt. “Because you are fat.” Read more