Article will continue after advertisement

Steve Bergstrom is Chicago marathon runner who decided to transform his body into a billboard in an attempt to find himself a girlfriend while finishing the race — it’s safe to say subtlety isn’t his strong suit!

Steve claims that he wasn’t looking for a string of sordid liaisons, and that the bizarre advertisement was  just a bit of fun and a way to put himself back out there. “This was absolutely not a ploy to get as many dates as I can — I would like to find myself in a position where I don’t have to do this again,” he told HelloGiggles.


RELATED: A prankster dressed up as the Monopoly Man and attended a super serious Senate hearing

Unsurprisingly, Steve got plenty of responses. “I’ve had more than 1,000 friend requests,” Steve told HLN. “I can’t say I’m upset about it. Some have been from people saying that they were inspired to get back into running, and that’s been the best, people reaching out to share that.”

Given the amount of effort he put in, it would be a shame if nothing came of Steve’s escapade. Here’s hoping he finds love. Good luck, Steve!

RELATED: A gang of foul-mouthed Ronald McDonalds storm into Burger King and serve up some insults

Norman is a tall stand-up comedian from the mean streets of London, England. He has performed at several prestigious venues in his brief career, including (but not limited to) The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, The Capitol City Comedy Club in Austin, and a Hooters in St. Louis. His festival ...Read more
View More Articles
Tags