The marathon is a 42km race! It was first run 2,500 years ago. What is the history of this race? Watch and find out!

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The marathon is a very long race. Do you like running? Tell us about it!

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i like this story

I like when i run around the oval so i can have smaller weight and an exercise.

I became third last place in running but in soccer i'm  quick because my friends are fast .

Do you know pheidippidies i,m a fast runner you know.

i like the story

Wow what a war!

Very good story.Iliked this story very much.

 i like this story becouse is areal own

it is not interesting  this is very BORING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i dont like runing privet vsem!!!!!!!!!!

it is not interesting


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