The London Marathon Took Down Another Runner This Past Weekend

Submitted by: fancylad 3 months ago in Sports


There is good news though: The runner did not crap in his running shorts. It is a nice story about sportsmanship though -- instead of shaving a few minutes off his time, Matthew Rees helped his fellow runner, David Wyeth down the last hundred yards of the race. Here's Rees right after the marathon...

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Male 3,971
This episode confused me because I thought that any marathoner who receives assistance to get over the finish line would be disqualified. But a little research online showed that some races allow it. I guess this is one of them.
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Male 428
squrlz4ever that's cool though, right? I wouldn't want to make people think it wasn't right to help. What this guy did is commendable.
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