PHOENIX, Arizona - Arm-in-arm, the men crossed the finish line together. They took John to the medical tent and retrieved his medal for him.
"It still chokes me up when I think about what they did," said Wilkie, who received five stitches and a CAT scan.
There is an unwritten code for some racers that no one should leave a fallen runner near the finish line unless they request to be. But it still takes a certain quality of person to stop and abide by that code -- To forget about their own ambitions and put someone else first. Watch the video to see how John made it to the finish line.