Kenyan long distance runners and those from Ethiopia have won the London Marathon 8 years in a row now but why? We examine the reasons for their dominance.
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British astronaut Tim Peake will become the first man to run a marathon in space when he takes on this year’s London Marathon aboard the International Space Station on Sunday 24th April.
Comedian Eddie Izzard is running 27 marathons on 27 consecutive days to raise money for Sport Relief.
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Higher mileage, more experienced runners may have lower incidence of knee injuries