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Marathon fever hots up in China

#Marathon fever hots up in #China

2/2/2019 5:37:00 AM

Marathon fever hots up in China

When Shanghai native Summer Li, 36, was in university, she didn't exercise much but was made to run a 5km stretch of the Shanghai Marathon in 2003. It was scheduled to be part of a live broadcast but there were not enough participants.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

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