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21.0975 kilometres

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Q: What is the length of a marathon in km?
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What is the length of marathon race in km?

The length of a Marathon is about 40 kilometers.


Length of a marathon race in km?

42 km


What is length of marathon race in kilometers?

42.195 km.


What is the length of a marathon race in km?

42.16 kilometers.


What is a length of a marathon race in km?

26.2 miles is 42.16 kilometers.


How many km is the marathon?

42.195 Km in a Marathon


How long is the sea bank marathon?

The same length as any other marathon, 26 miles 385 yards/42.195 km.


Why is the length of the marathon 26 miles and 385 yards?

The length of a marathon was at first not fixed, since all that was important was that all athletes competed on the same course. The exact length of an Olympic marathon varied depending on the route established for each venue. The choice of distance was somewhat arbitrary. The first modern Olympics in 1896 had a marathon distance of 40 km. The starting point for the 1908 Olympic marathon in London was modified so that the Royal Family could have a good view and the length happened to be 42.195 km (26 miles 385 yards). For the next Olympics in 1912, the length was changed to 40.2 km and changed again to 42.75 km for the 1920 Olympics. Of the first 7 Olympic games, there were 6 different marathon distances between 40 and 42.75 km (40 km being used twice). A fixed distance of 42.195 km was adopted in 1921 by the International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF) as the official marathon distance.


How many km is the Olympic marathon?

The Olympic marathon is exactly 42.195 km long


How far is the marathon?

The marathon is 42 Km long


What is the reason why the marathon is 42 km long?

a marathon is how far?


Which Indian boy has the record of running 70 km marathon?

it's a trick question. there is no such a thing as a "70 km marathon". a marathon is always approximately 42.2 km. anything more than that is called an ultra-marathon

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