Marathon #4 Race Report – Kaveri Trail Marathon 2010

“I hate this damn course!” “I’m never gonna run this again” “It was a mistake to make this my first ever marathon.” “I cramped at 31k and things only got worse after that.” “Boy! It was really hot today. I ran this last year too but I’m not sure I’ll return next year.” Post-race remarks …

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That one extra non-selfish reason

Seasoned marathon campaigners will tell you that the final 10-12k is orders of magnitude more difficult than the first 30k. This is true for both the newbie (struggling to finish his first or second marathon) and the veteran elite marathoner (summoning all his resources to maintain the target pace on course to hit a new …

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