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Inside the latest Distance Running

Distance Running 2019 Edition 3 is now available.

Competitors at AIMS-affiliated races during the third quarter of 2019 will be able to pick up the magazine free of charge from the race organisers.

You can also read or download the entire magazine here:

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Distance Running is also available free on issuu to read on desktop computers or tablets.

Distance Running 2019 Edition 3

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Published July 2019

Cover:
Maratón Guadalajara Megacable hidratado por Electrolit, Mexico

Contents

Race previews

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Opinion

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.

Please note that while the calendar and contact details in the magazine were believed correct at the time of publication, runners should confirm directly with the race organisers prior to booking travel arrangements. Check the official online AIMS calendar for updates and changes.

Partners

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Distance Running

Official quarterly magazine of AIMS

Cover of 2019 Edition 3

Latest issue:
2019 Edition 3

Cover: Maratón Guadalajara Megacable hidratado por Electrolit, Mexico

For the desktop

For offline

For tablets

Distance Running is also available free on issuu to read on desktop computers or tablets.

Keep up to date!

For the latest race dates please consult the official online AIMS calendar.

You can also subscribe to the AIMS calendar in your calendaring application of choice, whether on your phone, tablet or computer. Simply subscribe to webcal://aims-worldrunning.org/events.ics in your calendar app.

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