How New York City Made the Modern Marathon – The New Yorker

How New York City Made the Modern Marathon
The New Yorker
New York’s responsibility for the race can be traced to two distinct moments. The first came on November 25, 1908, at the old Madison Square Garden, when two short, lithe men, named Dorando Pietri and Johnny Hayes, raced a marathon indoors. Pietri was …

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