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Can you walk a marathon?

Yes - you can absolutely walk a marathon! Being able to complete a marathon either by running or walking is a huge accomplishment. However, it's important to note that if you (MORE)
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Why are there marathon calendars?

Marathon calendars are very useful for runners and exercise enthusiasts looking for a place to run a 5k, 10k, Triathlon, etc. These calendars can be specific to type of race a (MORE)

Why are marathons called marathons?

The mara represents one event, in which this case is running. The thon represents a long distance in which one must cover to complete, it requires tons of endurance, persist (MORE)

What distance is a marathon?

An "ordinary" marathon is 26 miles and 385 yards (26.22 miles) or 46145 yards. The Olympic marathon is 42.195 kilometers, which is longer by about 4.7 inches. Any marathon (MORE)

What is an ultra- marathon?

  A run that is longer than the traditional 26.2-mile marathon distance. Common distance "Ultra" Marathons are 50K, 50-mile, 100K, 100-miles, 12-hours, 24-hours, etc.

What is the Boston Marathon?

  The Boston Marathon is a foot race of 26 miles, 385 yards (42.2 km.), that is run annually in the City of Boston.
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Why did the marathon start?

The Battle of Marathon in 490 BCE was where Athens fought off the  Persian King Darius. The Persians kept invading Greece for personal  gain, and eventually Greece had enoug (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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