Sunita Godara (b Sept 18, 1959) has been a celebrated woman marathoner of the country with a string of international achievements, medals and Asian wins in the marathon as well as distance running to her credit. She has run 76 full marathons to date and won 25 golds, 12 silvers and 13 bronzes, in 25 countries and covered a total of 1,10,000 km in training. She has a personal best marathon time of 2 hr 43 min 33 sec, clocked in Paris Marathon in 1993.