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Mon, 04 Jul 2016 20:24:00
Article by:
Sam Felsing
The 2015 Marathon. Image via Google.
Those not exhausted from the AIDs walk on July 17 will get another chance to test their physical endurance when the San Francisco Marathon kicks off on July 31.
   
The Marathon is not just one, but multiple races. Athletes of all of different skill sets can either participate in a 5k, a half marathon, a full marathon or an ultra marathon, where they will run the full marathon course twice. The courses will take runners by San Francisco landmarks, such as the Ferry Building, the Golden Gate Bridge, Coit Tower and AT&T Park.  
    
Athletes interested in adding a charitable aspect to their marathon participation can sign up to help fundraise for some of the Marathon’s official charities, such as Canine Companions for Independence, Miles for Migraine, TEAMRAV: Racing for Veterans, and Tipping Point Community.
    
People interested in the race are encouraged to learn more about it at http://www.thesfmarathon.com/.

 
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