Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya … hadn’t just set a new marathon record; he’d shattered the old one by a minute and 18 seconds, running the fast Berlin course in 2:01:39.

Vernon Loeb, A New World Marathon Record Almost Defies Description.

A breed apart.

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