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Ethiopian sets new women's marathon mark!

VIX 9/25/23, 5:17:55 PM
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debut: 2/7/03
16,599 runs

Well done champ!!
Ethiopia’s Tigist Assefa obliterated the women’s marathon world record on Sunday as she won the Berlin Marathon, completing the course in 2:11:53 and shaving more than two minutes off the previous best.

As a point of comparison, the men's world record in 1965 was 2:12:00
Chrissy 9/25/23, 8:53:36 PM
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debut: 11/14/02
189,741 runs

In reply to VIX

lol lol