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9 Best Articles on Marathon

The most useful articles on marathon from around the web—beginners to advanced—curated by thought leaders and our community. We focus on timeless pieces and update the list whenever we discover new, must-read articles or videos—make sure to bookmark and revisit this page.

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Top 5 Marathon Articles

At a glance: these are the articles that have been most read, shared, and saved on marathon by Refind users in 2023 so far.

  1. To Run My Best Marathon at Age 44, I Had to Outrun My Past
  2. How math – and eating while running – can help you complete your best marathon
  3. Why do people run marathons?
  4. The Man Trying to Run a Marathon a Day for the Rest of His Life
  5. Long-distance running and evolution: Why humans can outrun horses but can’t jump higher than cats.

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Publications

We monitor hundreds of publications, blogs, newsletters, and news sources in Marathon, including:

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Outside

A run, hike, ride, or meditation can change everything. Live Bravely! IG: @outsidemagazine Newsletters: http://outsideonline.com/newsletters Cover photo: Mark Fleming

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PodiumRunner

PodiumRunner is for all runners dedicated to achieving their personal best. Step Up to Your PR.

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Air Mail

A digital weekly from Graydon Carter. Arriving every Saturday morning, it's news and culture at a civilized pace. Start reading now via the link below.

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Quartz

Global news and insights for a new generation of business leaders. Sign up for Quartz Daily Brief 👉http://qz.com/emails/

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GQ Magazine

Big fits start here. @GQStyle @GQSports @GQRecommends

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