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Distance Running 2019 Edition 3

2019 edition 3 flat

Published July 2019

Cover: Maratón Guadalajara Megacable hidratado por Electrolit, Mexico


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Beyond extraordinary

By Judy Scrine
Judy Scrine can’t resist the lure of the unknown – or little-known. So she booked herself on a trip to the Pyongyang Marathon in North Korea

See the latest news from Mangyongdae Prize International Marathon

Marathon movers

An eye for detail

When you think you’ve run a short course you don’t usually go to the lengths that Alan Jones did to find out. He devised the key tool – the Jones Counter – by which races could be measured to a high degree of accuracy. Today the counter is universally used by measurers all over the world

Marathon greats

Alain Mimoun

Algerian-born war veteran’s string of successes

Partner highlight

Fundación Trinidad Alfonso

The AIMS partner and charitable initiative trying to transform Valencia region through sport

Also in this issue …

News from AIMS, WMRA and IAU; Race dates; Race contact details.


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