Association of International Marathons and Distance Races

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Distance Running 2017 Edition 4


Published October 2017

Baxters Loch Ness Marathon, Great Britain. Photo: Tim Winterburn



Running into history

Winter runaway

Many runners cross the finish and dive into the sea before sampling local brews and food

See the latest news from Cave Shepherd & Co Run Barbados Marathon Weekend

Marathon movers

Roberta Gibb

First unsanctioned female runner to complete Boston Marathon

See the latest news from B.A.A. Boston Marathon

Marathon greats

Abebe Bikila

First black African to win the Olympic Marathon

Also in this issue …

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


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