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marathon

adjective extended, forever, lasting, lengthened, lingering, long, long-drawn, long-drawn-out, long-winded, never-ending, overlong, prolonged, taking forever, time-consuming, unending
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Akinbode, an international marathoner, who explained that Osun State government was playing a significant role in ensuring overall success of the marathon, contended that organising the race in Ife was strategic, just as she described the development as a payback for her formative life as student of Obafemi Awolowo University between the age of 15 and 20 years.
The present study shows significant increase in PFT parameters of swimmers, marathoners, cricket players, and kabaddi players than sedentary controls.
Completed surveys were available from 865 respondents, who were classified into three distance groups according to the longest distance footrace they had completed in the previous two years: half marathoners (H, 21.
Boulevard, the marathoners will head west on Leo Harris Parkway, then enter Alton Baker Park south of Autzen Stadium.
The front thigh skin-fold thickness was related to race time in female [37] and male [22,23] marathoners, in male 100km ultra-marathoners [24,38], in male long-distance inline skaters [39], but not in male runners such as half-marathoners [35], multi-stage ultra-marathoners [25,26,28, 36], 24-hour ultra-marathoners [29,30], in triathletes such as male multi-stage ultra-endurance triathletes [31], male Triple Iron ultra-triathletes [32], female Ironman triathletes [33], and in male ultra-endurance cyclists [34].
NEMC aims to be the focal point for local marathoners to share ideas and experiences, provide mutual support and encouragement as well as providing companionship and costsharing for events further afield.
His mathematical formula, published online October 21 in PLoS Computational Biology, shows the speediest pace a marathoner can sustain for an entire race.
Indeed, the avid Twin Cities marathoners had favorable lipid profiles and low resting heart rates and body mass indexes.
The investigators are expanding their study to include women marathoners and younger veterans of fewer races.
The Delhi police has decided to leave a special lane on the left side of the road for the marathoners and not allow any pedestrians or traffic to cross of roads in the four hours when the event will be on.
As for this year, there were 17 full marathoners, 40 half marathoners and 109 participants in the 10K.
Nancy Clark's most recent release (April 2007), Food Guide for Marathoners, helps runners learn how to manage day to day fueling for more enjoyable training and enhanced energy for successful completion of the marathon.