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Pyongyang bans foreign runners from marathon

Pyongyang bans foreign runners from marathon

North Korean officials have banned overseas participants from April's Mangyongdae Prize Marathon, meaning only locals will be running
Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Smog chokes Beijing marathon

Pollution forces runners in Sunday's Beijing International Marathon to don face masks
Marathon du Medoc: Running France's long-distance drinking race

Marathon du Medoc: Running France's long-distance drinking race

Thirst for victory competes with thirst for booze in event where competitors raise their glasses long before they cross the finish line
The world's toughest endurance challenges

The world's toughest endurance challenges

You'll get worn out just reading about these run and assault courses, Yak Attacks and desert marathons
Traveling to run: Asia's top destination races

Traveling to run: Asia's top destination races

Jogging through Mongolian grasslands. Sprinting past the temples of Angkor Wat. These races prove it's not always best to take things slow
12 reasons to visit Tokyo in 2011

12 reasons to visit Tokyo in 2011

Ultra-green cars, video game booth babes and the world's newest gigantic supertower: So, how come you haven't booked a flight yet?
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