The New York City Marathon: 26.2 miles of glorious pain that winds through all five boroughs of the city. Runners glide through Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and finally Manhattan, ending among the fields of central park.
6 Tips for Getting a Running Start on Marathons
Running a marathon involves a lot more than huffing through 26.2 miles - preparation should start six months or more ahead of the big day. Here are some training tips to get you in fine form.