How the Olympics marathon runs started.

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  1. nadirah

    nadirah Registered Member

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    Link to original source: http://www.lakepowell.net/marathon.html

     
  2. iceni60

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    i think paula radcliffe will win the Olympic marathon,by about a mile.i think shes British :D .thats all im going to say,other than i dont think Britian has a chance in any other event
     
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    paula radcliffe just dropped out of the marathon. im so sad:'( . i love paula radcliffe
    :'( :'( :'( :'( :'(
     
  4. big ed

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    I believe that the first marathon "runs" commenced when Pheidippides ate too much tapioca pudding.
    :)

    (My info on him was that he only died in Robert Browning's poem and that he was seen sipping ouzo at a local pub the following day)

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