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A Marathon is a long-distance running race, strictly one of 26 miles and 385 yards (42.195 km).
ORIGIN late 19th century: from Marathōn in Greece, the scene of a victory over the Persians in 490 bc; the modern race is based on the tradition that a messenger ran from Marathon to Athens (22 miles) with the news. The original account by Herodotus told of the messenger Pheidippides running 150 miles from Athens to Sparta before the battle, seeking help.
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New marathon would cover 3 states
JOPLIN, Mo. (AP) — Organizers have high hopes for the first Mother Road Marathon, which is slated for next October.
http://www.dailyjournalonline.com/articles/2010/01/05/sports/doc4b2a66eba87bc829646366.txt
Marathon refinery begins 2-week turnaround
Marathon Petroleum Corp.s Texas City refinery shut down Monday for a 14-day turnaround.
http://galvestondailynews.com/story.lasso?ewcd=e7ef6e2d28e1d51f
Marathon County set to open some snowmobile trails
People waiting to trek about Marathon County on their snowmobiles can rejoice this week, as long as they stick to the right trails.
http://www.wausaudailyherald.com/article/20100105/WDH0101/1050455/1581&located=rss
Casper Marathon, Half-Marathon, Relay registration open
The eighth annual Casper Marathon, Half-Marathon and Marathon Relay event are set for Sunday, June 6. Online registration is now open at www.marathonguide.com . Mail-in registration forms are available at www.runwyoming.com . Pre-registration is required, as there is no race day registration.
http://www.casperjournal.com/articles/2010/01/05/sports/sports10.txt
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