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There is Marathon,Ontario. Located North shore of Lake Ontario, mid-way between Sault Ste.Marie and Thunder bay

here is a Marathon town in NY. state (founded Harrison in 1818, changed name to Marathon in 1828). Also some other communities in NY. are called Marathon

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Which city was named after a running race?

Marathon, Florida.

What modern sporting event was named after the journey made by the messenger pheidippide?

None. The marathon run is named after the -plain of Marathon. The marathon run commemorates the run of the Athenian army of 18,000 which ran back the 26 miles from Marathon to their city to protect it from a naval landing by the Persians to take the city in their absence.

What long-distance race was named for a city in ancient Greece?

The Marathon.

What long-distance race is named for a city in ancient Greece?

a Marathon, you can look up marathon Greece on any map

A modern-day long-distance race is named after which city-state?


What is the name of the morden-day long distance race named after a city-state?


Why was the marthon war named that?

The marathon war was named that because it took place on a plain of marathon.

Is marathon a city or a city state?

Marathon was a city-state. and it's 24 miles.

What continent is the Marathon Desert on?

There is no desert named the Marathon Desert.

How do you spell marathon?

That is the correct spelling of marathon (footrace named for the Greek plain Anglicized as Marathon).

How did the event called marathon get its name?

It's named after a city in Greece that's 26 miles long.

A modern day long distance race is named after which city state?


When was Vermont City Marathon created?

Vermont City Marathon was created in 1988.

When was Milano City Marathon created?

Milano City Marathon was created in 2000.

When was Vienna City Marathon created?

Vienna City Marathon was created in 1984.

When was Helsinki City Marathon created?

Helsinki City Marathon was created in 1980.

When was Gaborone City Marathon created?

Gaborone City Marathon was created in 2010.

When was Quebec City Marathon created?

Quebec City Marathon was created in 1998.

Who was the 2009 New York City Marathon winner?

The winner of the 2009 New York City Marathon was a 34 year-old American man named Meb Keflezighi. See the Related Links below for more information.

What is the most famous marathon in new york city?

The New York City Marathon, which is also the largest annual marathon in terms of participants.

When was New York City Marathon created?

New York City Marathon was created in 1970.

What is the origin of the word marathon?

Marathon is a name of a city in ancient Greece.

Why do you have marathon races in the Olympics?

To celebrate the running of a slave to the city Marathon.

What is the name of the most famous marathon in the boroughs of New York City?

It's called the New York City Marathon. "For sponsorship reasons," it's called the ING New York City Marathon.

What was the city of Marathon that the Greeks fought off the Persians in?

There was no city of Marathon. It was a plain 26 miles north of Athens.