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www.marathontrainingschedule.com/blog/marathon-facts

Mar 7, 2014 ... marathon facts Legend has it that the very first marathon took place in Greece, when Pheidippides ran from the city of Marathon all the way to ...

www.everydayhealth.com/fitness-pictures/fun-facts-about-marathons.aspx

Oct 28, 2011 ... Wow your favorite runner with surprising facts like why it's 26.2 miles long, what it takes to beat Oprah's time, and why it's called a marathon in ...

www.mensxp.com/buzz-on-web/sports/11598-10-things-you-never-knew-about-marathons.html

Here are some startling facts about these lengthy races that we're sure you didn't ... Running a marathon generally evokes two emotions in people: on one hand, ...

www.kickassfacts.com/30-kickass-interesting-facts-about-marathons

Jan 14, 2014 ... Here are 30 Kickass and Interesting Facts About Marathons. 1-5 Interesting Facts About Marathons 1. Dean.

www.livestrong.com/article/531643-fun-facts-about-running-a-marathon

Jul 20, 2015 ... Almost half a million Americans ran a marathon in 2012, according to Running USA's "Annual Marathon Report." For each of the 93 marathons.

running.competitor.com/2017/04/boston-marathon/boston-marathon-fast-facts_163513

Apr 9, 2017 ... The first Boston Marathon was run on April 19, 1897. At that time, it was known as The American Marathon, with a course that measured 24.5 ...

www.thefactsite.com/2013/01/marathon-facts-infographic.html

Running a marathon can be very rewarding, know the facts about what marathon runners fear the most and what injuries are the most common.

www.shape.com/fitness/cardio/10-unexpected-truths-about-running-marathon

Check out these unexpected facts about running a marathon based on the training experience of one fitness writer, plus her tips for overcoming all of the highs ...

www.mirror.co.uk/sport/other-sports/athletics/how-many-run-london-marathon-10268927

Apr 23, 2017 ... How long is the London Marathon? As thousands of athletes pound the streets of the capital today, we answer all your questions and look at ...

mentalfloss.com/article/27483/11-fast-facts-about-boston-marathon

Very few road races around the world carry as much significance as the Boston Marathon. Not everyone can meet the strict qualifying times, and those that do ...