marathon

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The Marathon of Their Lives

Two very different fates at the Chicago Marathon.

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The Runner

A profile of 101-year-old marathoner Fauja Singh.

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Blind Ambition

Captain Iván Castro, who lost his vision in Iraq, runs the Boston Marathon.

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The Perfect Stride

On champ-turned-coach Alberto Salazar and the New York City Marathon.

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The Mysterious Death of Sammy Wanjiru

He rose from poverty to fame as a marathon champion at only 23. But was his fall from a balcony outside of Nairobi murder, accident, or suicide?

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Why My Friend Bill Died

A jogging buddy collapses during a marathon, his heart suddenly finished beating. The writer goes looking for answers.