Who Runs A Marathon? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Did you run a marathon last year? People are lining up in droves to run the hottest marathons in the US such as the Chicago marathon, one of the Rock n Roll marathons, the LA marathon, or the many others. We know because we are there. In 2011, more than half a million Americans completed a marathon. Each year marathons grow in popularity and exhibit a greater diversity in their participants. However, the number of injuries sustained year after year has remained unchanged. Leave a comment and let us know why you think the number of injuries is not increasing.



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  1. HR
    HR says:

    Many of the data on running injuries are presented in percentages. As the overall total number of runners increases, so does the overall proportional number of injured runners, but the percentage remains the same.


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