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Taking part in the most important marathon of the century – Kyle Durham (April 21, 2014)

Posted on May 18, 2014 in 2014, Durham - Kyle, Kentucky, M 18 - 34

Taking part in the most important marathon of the century – Kyle Durham (April 21, 2014)

Below is the account of my journey to qualify to run my very first Boston Marathon. I was so excited by my first qualifying time in the spring of 2013 that I completed five more marathons before the year was over. In November at the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon, I got my marathon time down to 2:47:09. Not surprisingly, the cumulative damage from those races was more than my body could handle. By February 2014, I was lucky to string together two days of running without injury. All of my Boston preparation efforts from 2013 left me with nothing left for Boston itself! If this had been any...

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