Reporter Tries To Run With Marathoners, Fails [Video]
If you’ve ever watched a marathon, you may have thought to yourself: “They’re not really running that fast. I could do that!”
Well, we are here to tell you that they are and you couldn’t.
A Swedish reporter covering the Stockholm Marathon last week decided to see how long she could keep up with the marathon leaders around the 1-hour, 46-minute mark.
So, with her microphone in hand, she took to the 26-mile, 385-yard course. It took about 3 seconds for the leaders of the race — Kenya’s Benjamin Bitok and Nixon Machichin — to overtake her and leave her in the dust.
It really puts into perspective how fast these guys are.
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