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!

Average: 4.1 (380 votes)


great..great story,adventurous and have lots of moral values.


using this in my project :)

I like it so mouch!!!

I like this story : D

I like running and I think I can run 40 kilometres.

but if they won, how did they? anyway i wanna read the story again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
and again and again!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

I liked this story it is intresting!

So sad for that boy, he died!

This story is very beatiful and intresting.


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