Olympic marathon distances. Year, Distance (km), Distance (miles). 1896, 40,
24.85. 1900, 40.26, 25.02. 1904, 40, 24.85. 1906, 41.86 ...
Sep 18, 2013 ... Marathons are all the rage these days, but the demanding distance isn't for
everyone. Here are some things to consider. Marathon participation ...
Jul 5, 2016 ... Whether you're planning to run a 5K, 10K, half marathon, or marathon, ... mileage
totals to succeed in distances from the 5K to the marathon.
Apr 19, 2010 ... So, de Coubertin organized the first official race from the Marathon Bridge to
Olympic Stadium in Athens, a distance of about 24.85 miles or ...
Oct 29, 2014 ... The marathon may have ancient roots, but the foot race's official length of ...
distance that happened to be 26.2 miles (26 miles and 385 yards).
You know you're going to be able to run the 5K distance, and that should put your
mind at ease. But it's one .... How My First Marathon Completely Fell Apart.
The half marathon is a great distance. It's long enough to feel challenged, but not
so long that training for it completely consumes your life. Below are a few good ...
As others have mentioned, traditionally marathons (inspired by the distance ran
by Pheidippides after the Battle of Marathon) were about 25 miles, which is NOT
Upon hearing this, they will then equate that distance in comparison to their
morning commute for frame of reference, which is usually a shock in itself. But to
Oct 29, 2013 ... And since we're in the thick of prime marathon season -- is anyone else's ...
Anywhere from about 30 to 50 percent of distance runners will have ...