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Distance Running 2020 Edition 4

2020 edition 4 flat

Published October 2020

Cover: Runners in the Moscow Half Marathon held on 2 August. Over 9500 runners finished along with nearly 2500 others in the supporting 5km event. Winners were Rinas Akhmadeev (1:04:24) and Elena Korobkina (1:10:29). Korobkina went on to win the 10km event held in association with the Absolute Moscow Marathon on 20 September in a time of 31:49. Around 9500 finished the Marathon along with another 12,000 in the 10km.

Contents

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Opinion

Finding a way

By Günther Vogl
Günther Vogl explains how the Altötting Half Marathon scaled down its operations to keep its place on the 2020 race calendar

See the latest news from Halfmarathon Altötting

Running into history

For the record

By Gerd Steins and Horst Milde
The “Marathoneum” AIMS Marathon-Museum of Running in Berlin

Marathon movers

Longest-serving race directors of AIMS events

By Hugh Jones
Message from Paco Borao: There is no doubt that road running has in the last 50 years become one of the most popular sports, with millions of people running in streets, parks and fields, bringing health and happiness to women and men all over the world. Sport is above all based upon fairness and because of this basic principle AIMS wants to pay tribute to those who allow all this to happen; the organisers who devote their lives to bringing both the spectacle for spectators and the course to all of us runners. From deep in our hearts, thank you!

Also in this issue …

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

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Distance Running

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Cover of 2020 Edition 4

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2020 Edition 4

Cover: Runners in the Moscow Half Marathon held on 2 August. Over 9500 runners finished along with nearly 2500 others in the supporting 5km event. Winners were Rinas Akhmadeev (1:04:24) and Elena Korobkina (1:10:29). Korobkina went on to win the 10km event held in association with the Absolute Moscow Marathon on 20 September in a time of 31:49. Around 9500 finished the Marathon along with another 12,000 in the 10km.

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