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Supposedly the first marathon was 26 miles by a Greek runner from Marathon to Athens. In 1921 the present distance of 26 miles 385 yards was standardized.

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All Marathons, since the distance was officially standardised in 1921, are 26 miles 285 yards or 42.195kms.

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When was Honolulu Marathon created?

Honolulu Marathon was created in 1973.

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