On June 4, 84 legacy runners from all different walks of life will be approaching the start line for their 20th straight Synchrony Financial Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon, having participated every year since 1998.

From retired zookeepers, to high school teachers, to motorcycle salesmen, these people represent the dedicated runners rel="noopener noreferrer" who have been with Rock ‘n’ Roll since the beginning. Read more about each of our legacy runners below and find out their favorite moment of the past 19 years.

Click on each photo to see their stories.