A marathon effort
As remarkable as the human body is, the human mind and spirit are infinitely greater.
Several weeks ago I woke up in the middle of the night to watch live as a trio of runners tried to make history in Monza, Italy. The three, all from east Africa, were attempting to run a marathon distance in less than two hours. Currently, Dennis Kimetto of Kenya holds the world record of 2:02:57, set Sept. 28, 2014, at the Berlin Marathon.
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