The Fleeting Benefits of Marathons

Tue, 6 Oct. 2009 - 7 a.m. MT

Marathoning is a boom industry, with 425,000 finishers in 2008.  40% of marathoners are first-timers.  But is treating the marathon as the Everest for the common man a good idea?

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