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Sudipto Dey: On a run

Ahead of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, Sudipto Dey offers an amateur's guide to running

Sudipto Dey 

It has been four years since I began this affair with the running tracks of Delhi Half Marathon. Till then, for a brisk walker and leisure jogger, finishing a marathon was the stuff dreams are made of. Looking back through the eyes of an amateur, anybody who is fairly fit — even those regular brisk walkers — can sign up for a marathon and cross the finish line.  Usually one has the option to choose between various races: 7 km, 10 km, 21 km or the full marathon, 42 km. It makes immense sense for a beginner to kick off running in a 7-km or 10-km race. Depending on ...

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Sudipto Dey: On a run

Ahead of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, Sudipto Dey offers an amateur's guide to running

Ahead of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, Sudipto Dey offers an amateur's guide to running It has been four years since I began this affair with the running tracks of Delhi Half Marathon. Till then, for a brisk walker and leisure jogger, finishing a marathon was the stuff dreams are made of. Looking back through the eyes of an amateur, anybody who is fairly fit — even those regular brisk walkers — can sign up for a marathon and cross the finish line.  Usually one has the option to choose between various races: 7 km, 10 km, 21 km or the full marathon, 42 km. It makes immense sense for a beginner to kick off running in a 7-km or 10-km race. Depending on ... image
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Sudipto Dey: On a run

Ahead of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, Sudipto Dey offers an amateur's guide to running

It has been four years since I began this affair with the running tracks of Delhi Half Marathon. Till then, for a brisk walker and leisure jogger, finishing a marathon was the stuff dreams are made of. Looking back through the eyes of an amateur, anybody who is fairly fit — even those regular brisk walkers — can sign up for a marathon and cross the finish line.  Usually one has the option to choose between various races: 7 km, 10 km, 21 km or the full marathon, 42 km. It makes immense sense for a beginner to kick off running in a 7-km or 10-km race. Depending on ...

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