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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, a member of (Credit: Handout)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, a member of the U.S. Coast Guard, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas in 15 hours. (May 29, 2013)

Brentwood man completes Everest ultra marathon

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, a member of the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006, completed a 60k extreme marathon on Mount Everest. Although it took many days of preparation, he finished the course in 15 hours.

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, sips tea with
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, sips tea with a Sherpa guide before starting the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas. (May 18, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been active in the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas in 15 hours. (May 29, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been
(Credit: Handout)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been active in the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas in 15 hours on May 29. (Handout)

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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been
(Credit: Handout)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been active in the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon. He posed with a group of competitors at the highest elevation of the race, which was still below the peak. (May 29, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, a member of
(Credit: Handout)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, a member of the U.S. Coast Guard, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas in 15 hours. (May 29, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, completed the Tenzing-Hillary
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon with a group of more than 100 marathoners this past spring. (May 29, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, who has been active in the U.S. Coast Guard since 2006, during his marathon ascent to a point below the peak of Mount Everest this past spring. (May 29, 2013)

Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, explores the terrains
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, explores the terrains around a base camp on a climbing route on Mount Everest. He was preparing for the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon. (May 18, 2013)

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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, completed the Tenzing-Hillary
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Craig Longobardi, 35, of Brentwood, completed the Tenzing-Hillary Mount Everest Diamond Jubilee Ultra Marathon in the Himalayas this past spring.

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