Rob Pope, Author of “Becoming Forrest: One Man’s Epic Run Across America”

” Becoming Forrest” is the incredible story of Englishman Rob Pope, a veterinarian who left his job in pursuit of a dream – to become the first person ever to complete the epic run undertaken by one of Hollywood’s most beloved characters, Forrest Gump.

The book is about a staggering feat of endurance and storytelling. Rob Pope joined Mike Pomp on the Morning Information Center to chat about his classic running book, published in 2022 and now available in paperback.



Mike Pomp is a broadcast veteran of New Hampshire with over for over five decades covering news and politics. He was recently awarded the 2016 New Hampshire Air Personality of the Year (his second award) and the 2009 New Hampshire Broadcaster of the Year by the New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters.