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Distance Running 2008 Edition 3

2008 edition 3 flat

Published July 2008

Cover: Dorando Pietri at the London Olympic Marathon in 1908

Contents

Running into history

Going the distance

By Hugh Jones
One race above all came to define the marathon, claims Hugh Jones – the 1908 London Olympic Games race

Also in this issue …

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

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