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Things I Wish I Knew Before My First Marathon

For many people, completing a marathon is a bucket list item. It can be a challenge that allows them to test the limits of their endurance, or a means to lose weight and gain strength. Others run mara ...
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How to Train for a Marathon The Right Way

If you have been dreaming of running in a marathon, you might be a bit concerned about getting ready for it. For someone who has never been in a marathon, training for this big event can be overwhelmi ...
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5 Tips to Start Marathon Running

If you are like many who are starting to run on a daily basis, you may be learning that it isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. I know, you grab your shoes and your training yoga pants and hea ...
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Inside the Boston Marathon Medical Tent

The Boston Marathon is one of the most well-known marathons in the world. It is organized by the Boston Athletic Association and principally sponsored by John Hancock Financial Services. Runners come ...
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QUEEN OF MASTERS ROAD RUNNING

  Anyone who knows anything about Women’s Road Running in South Africa will know Frances van Blerk. She is not only a wellknown figure in Comrades circles, but has competed in every di ...
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Entered, have I….

I’m back. Back to life. Back to work. Back to reality. My Thailand holiday was the stuff dreams are made of. So much so that I spent my first week home in a gloomy cloud of bitterness and post-holid ...
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Marathons – how often can one run a marathon for fun?

Wow! Deloitte 42.2km this weekend. Definitely not for the faint-hearted!!I ran the Johnson Crane 42km, McCarthy Toyota 21km, Valentine’s 10km nite, Pick ‘n Pay 42km, Peninsula 42km and now ...
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Marathons – how often can one run a marathon for fun?

Wow! Deloitte 42.2kmthis weekend. Definitely not for the faint-hearted!!I ran the Johnson Crane 42km, McCarthy Toyota 21km, Valentine’s 10km nite, Pick ‘n Pay 42km, Peninsula 42km and now Deloitte ...
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