Jim MacLaren



Age: 47


Summary: award-winning author and motivational speaker known for his record-breaking performances in the marathon and Ironman triathlon after he had lost his left leg below the knee in a 1985 motorcycle accident, which inspired members of the community to raise funds to allow him to purchase a van so he could drive with his hands.



Cause of Death: Infection


Born: April 13, 1963


Died: August 31, 2010


Location: Akron, Pennsylvania