Lake Biwa Mainichi Marathon, Japan
Sun 4 March 2018
Published April 2018 · Cover: Al Mouj Muscat Marathon, Oman, 19 January 2018. Photo: Antony Jones/Lloyd Images
Unique distance running event helps integrate visually impaired people
“As a child I dreamed about exploring foreign places,” says Thom Gilligan. Born in a Boston suburb the Marathon became “engrained in my DNA”. He combined wanderlust with the marathon urge by forming Marathon Tours Inc and helped give shape to distance running as we know it today.
Winner of first modern Olympic marathon
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