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Abreham Cherkos Feleke (Amharic: አብረሃም ቸርቆስ ፈለቀ; born 23 September 1989) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner.
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In biology, adipose tissue, body fat, or simply fat is a loose connective tissue composed mostly of adipocytes.
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Alistair Ian Cragg (born 13 June 1980, Johannesburg) is an international track and field athlete.
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The Association of Road Racing Statisticians is an independent, non-profit organization that collects, analyzes, and publishes statistics regarding road running races.
Bekana Daba (born 29 July 1988 in Welega, Oromia Region) is an Ethiopian long distance runner who specialises in the 5000 metres and marathon distances.
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Ben True (born December 29, 1985) is an American track and field and cross-country athlete, who competed for Dartmouth College and currently trains in Hanover, New Hampshire, while competing for Saucony and In the Arena.
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Benita Willis (married name Benita Johnson, born Benita Jaye Willis on 6 May 1979 in Mackay, Queensland) is an Australian long-distance runner, who is a three-time national champion in the women's 5,000 metres.
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Berhane Adere Debala (Ge'ez: ብርሀኔ አደሬ born 21 July 1973 in Shewa) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner who specialises in the 10,000 metres and the half marathon.
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Bern or Berne (Bern, Bärn, Berne, Berna, Berna) is the de facto capital of Switzerland, referred to by the Swiss as their (e.g. in German) Bundesstadt, or "federal city".
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The BOclassic is an annual road running competition over the distance of 10 kilometres for men and 5 kilometres for women.
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Bologna (Bulåggna; Bononia) is the capital and largest city of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy.
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The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) is a non-profit, running-focused, organized sports association for the Greater Boston area.
Brahim Jabbour (born 2 October 1970) is a retired Moroccan long-distance runner.
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Brunssum (Broensem) is a municipality and a town in the province of Limburg in the Netherlands.
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Bupa is an international healthcare group, with its origins and headquarters in the United Kingdom but now serving 32 million customers in 190 countries.
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Buze Diriba Kejela (born 9 February 1994) is an Ethiopian female long-distance runner who competes in track, road and cross country running disciplines.
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Cancer Research UK is a cancer research and awareness charity in the United Kingdom and Isle of Man, formed on 4 February 2002 by the merger of The Cancer Research Campaign and the Imperial Cancer Research Fund.
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Carlos Alberto de Sousa Lopes, GCIH (born February 18, 1947) is a Portuguese former long-distance runner, winner of the marathon race at the 1984 Summer Olympics, in Los Angeles.
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The Carlsbad 5000 is an annual road running event over five kilometers (3.1 mi) which is typically held in April in Carlsbad, California, United States.
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Caroline Chepkoech Kipkirui (born 26 May 1994) is a Kenyan female long-distance runner who competes in distances from 3000 metres to the half marathon.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
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The circulatory system, also called the cardiovascular system or the vascular system, is an organ system that permits blood to circulate and transport nutrients (such as amino acids and electrolytes), oxygen, carbon dioxide, hormones, and blood cells to and from the cells in the body to provide nourishment and help in fighting diseases, stabilize temperature and pH, and maintain homeostasis.
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Craig Mottram (born 18 June 1980) is an Australian long distance and middle distance runner who specialises in the 5000 m event.
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Deena Michelle Kastor (née Drossin; born February 14, 1973) is an American long-distance runner.
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Dejen Gebremeskel (born 24 November 1989) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner who primarily competes in track events.
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Dejene Berhanu (December 12, 1980 – August 29, 2010) was a male Ethiopian runner, who specialized in the 5000 metres.
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Derry, officially Londonderry, is the second-largest city in Northern Ireland and the fourth-largest city on the island of Ireland.
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Elana Meyer, OIS, (born 10 October 1966) is a South African long-distance runner who won the silver medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics in the 10,000 metres event.
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Eliud Kipchoge (born 5 November 1984 in Kapsisiywa, Nandi District) is a Kenyan long distance runner, and the 2016 Olympic marathon gold medallist.
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Endurance training is the act of exercising to increase endurance.
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England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
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Exercise physiology is the physiology of physical exercise.
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Freihofer's Run for Women is an annual five-kilometer road running competition for women that is usually held in late May or early June in Albany, New York, United States.
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A fun run is a friendly race that involves either road running or cross country running with participants taking part for their own enjoyment rather than competition.
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Gelete Burka Bati (sometimes misspelled Burika, Oromo: Galate Burqaa Baati, Amharic: ገለቴ ቡርቃ; born 23 January 1986) is an Ethiopian middle-distance and long-distance runner.
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Genzebe Dibaba Keneni (Amharic: ገንዘቤ ዲባባ ቀነኒ; born 8 February 1991) is an Ethiopian middle- and long-distance runner.
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Grete Waitz (née Andersen, 1 October 1953 – 19 April 2011) was a Norwegian marathon runner and former world record holder.
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Hagos Gebrhiwet Berhe (ሓጎስ ገብረሂወት, born 11 May 1994) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner and current World Junior Record holder in the 5000 meters (12:47:53).
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A health professional, health practitioner or healthcare provider (sometimes simply "provider") is an individual who provides preventive, curative, promotional or rehabilitative health care services in a systematic way to people, families or communities.
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The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is the international governing body for the sport of athletics.
Isabella Bosibori Ochichi (born October 28, 1979 in Kisii District) from Kenya was the silver medal winner in the final of the women's 5,000 meter race at the 2004 Summer Olympics held in Athens, Greece.
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James Koskei (born 23 November 1968 in Eldoret) is a Kenyan runner.
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Jersey City is the second-most-populous city in the U.S. state of New Jersey, after Newark.
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Jogging is a form of trotting or running at a slow or leisurely pace.
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John Cheruiyot Korir (born 13 December 1981) is a Kenyan athlete who specializes in long-distance running.
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John Chepkwony Kipkoech (born 29 December 1991) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who competes in the 5000 metres.
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Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei (born 12 September 1996) is a Ugandan long-distance runner.
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Joyciline Jepkosgei (born 8 December 1993) is a Kenyan female long-distance runner who competes over distances from 10,000 metres to the half marathon.
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Julie Shea is a runner and politician.
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Kalkidan Gezahegne (born 8 May 1991) is an Ethiopian middle distance runner who specializes in the 1500 metres.
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Kimberley "Kim" Smith (born 19 November 1981 in Papakura, Auckland) is a New Zealand middle-distance and long-distance runner who specialises in the 5000 and 10,000 metres.
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The following is a list of medical organizations.
World records in athletics are ratified by the International Association of Athletics Federations.
Elizabeth McColgan-Nuttall (née Lynch; born 24 May 1964) is a Scottish former middle-distance and long-distance track and road-running athlete.
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London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
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Long-distance running, or endurance running, is a form of continuous running over distances of at least eight kilometres (5 miles).
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Lornah Kiplagat (born 1 May 1974) is a Dutch long-distance runner.
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Lorraine Mary Moller (born 1 June 1955) is a former athlete from New Zealand, who competed in track athletics and later specialised in the marathon.
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Luigi Conti (born 11 September 1937) is a retired Italian long-distance runner.
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Lydia Cheromei (born 15 May 1977 in Baringo District) is a Kenyan athlete born into a family of athletes.
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Lynn Kanuka-Williams (née Kanuka; born July 11, 1960) is a Canadian athlete from Regina, Saskatchewan.
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Mamitu Daska Molisa (born 16 October 1983), also known as Mamitu Deska, is an Ethiopian long-distance runner who specialises in road running events, including the marathon.
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The marathon is a long-distance race, completed by running, walking, or a run/walk strategy.
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Marc Davis (born December 17, 1969 in Oceanside, California) is a retired American track and field athlete, who mainly competed in distance races like the men's 3000 metres steeplechase and 5000 metres.
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The Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit academic medical center based in Rochester, Minnesota focused on integrated clinical practice, education, and research.
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Mental health is a level of psychological well-being or an absence of mental illness.
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Meseret Defar Tola (Amharic: መሰረት ደፋር; born 19 November 1983) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner who competes chiefly in the 3000 metres and 5000 metres events.
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Miami is a major port city on the Atlantic coast of south Florida in the southeastern United States.
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Mike McLeod (Michael James McLeod; born 25 January 1952 in Dilston, Northumberland) is a former British athlete who competed mainly in the 10,000 metres.
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Molly Huddle (born August 31, 1984) is an American long-distance runner who competes in track and cross country running events.
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The National Health Service (NHS) is the name used for each of the public health services in the United Kingdom – the National Health Service in England, NHS Scotland, NHS Wales, and Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland – as well as a term to describe them collectively.
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National records in athletics are the marks achieved by a nation's best athlete in a particular athletics event.
The are numerous and involve a wide range of interrelated effects on brain structure, brain function, and cognition.
Newcastle upon Tyne, commonly known as Newcastle, is a city in Tyne and Wear, North East England, 103 miles (166 km) south of Edinburgh and 277 miles (446 km) north of London on the northern bank of the River Tyne, from the North Sea.
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The North American 5K Championships, also known as the North American 5 km Team Challenge, was an annual road running competition over 5 kilometres between three North American countries: Canada, Mexico and the United States.
Parelloop (Pearl Run in English) is an annual 10 kilometres road running competition usually held in late March or early April in Brunssum, Netherlands.
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Parkrun (stylised as parkrun) is the name given to a collection of five-kilometre running events that take place every Saturday morning in nineteen countries across five continents.
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Paul Koech (born 31 December 1969 in Uasin Gishu District) is a Kenyan distance and marathon runner.
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Paula Jane Radcliffe, MBE (born 17 December 1973) is an English long-distance runner.
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Phillimon Hanneck (born 12 May 1971 in Salisbury, Rhodesia – now Harare, Zimbabwe) is a long-distance runner who specialized in the 5000 metres.
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Physical fitness is a state of health and well-being and, more specifically, the ability to perform aspects of sports, occupations and daily activities.
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Prague (Praha, Prag) is the capital and largest city in the Czech Republic, the 14th largest city in the European Union and also the historical capital of Bohemia.
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The Prague Half Marathon is an annual half marathon road running event which takes place in Spring on the city streets of Prague, Czech Republic.
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Providence is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island and is one of the oldest cities in the United States.
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Raleigh is the capital of the state of North Carolina and the seat of Wake County in the United States.
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Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
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Road running is the sport of running on a measured course over an established road (as opposed to track and field and cross country running).
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Rose Jelagat Cheruiyot (born 21 July 1976) is a runner from Kenya.
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Runner's World is a globally circulated monthly magazine for runners of all skills sets, published by Rodale Inc. in Emmaus, Pennsylvania, in the United States.
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Sammy Kipketer (born 29 September 1981 in Rokocho, Keiyo District) is a Kenyan long-distance runner who specializes in the 5000 metres and cross-country running.
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Seia is a municipality in Guarda District in Portugal.
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Sentayehu Ejigu Tamerat (born 21 June 1985 in Debre Markos, Amhara Region).
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Sexism is prejudice or discrimination based on a person's sex or gender.
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Shadrack Kosgei (born 24 November 1984 in Uasin Gishu) is a Kenyan runner.
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Sheila Chepkirui Kiprotich (born 27 December 1990) is a Kenyan middle- and long-distance runner who competes mainly in the 1500 metres and 5000 metres.
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Sonia O'Sullivan (born 28 November 1969) is an Irish former track and field athlete.
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Stephen Sambu (born July 7, 1988 in Kenya) is a Kenyan long distance runner who specialises in road running competitions.
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Steve Scott (born May 5, 1956) is an American male track and field athlete and one of the greatest mile runners in American history.
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Tariku Bekele (Amharic: ታሪኩ በቀለ; born 28 February 1987) is an Ethiopian long-distance runner, who specializes in the 5000 metres and has moved up to 10000 metres as well.
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Terefe Maregu Zewdie (born 1982 in Gojjam), also known as Dereje Maregu and Zwedo Maregu, is an Ethiopian runner who specializes in the 5000 metres.
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The Boston Globe (sometimes abbreviated as The Globe) is an American daily newspaper founded and based in Boston, Massachusetts, since its creation by Charles H. Taylor in 1872.
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The Color Run, also known as "the happiest 5,000 meters on the planet", is an event series and five kilometer paint race that is owned and operated by The Color Run LLC, a for-profit company.
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Tirunesh Dibaba, also known as Tirunesh Dibaba Kenene, (Amharic: ጥሩነሽ ዲባባ ቀነኒ; born 1 June 1985) is an Ethiopian athlete who competes in long distance track events and international road races.
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Tom ("Thomas") Nyariki (born September 27, 1971 in Nyamira) is a long-distance runner from Kenya.
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Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.
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The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
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The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
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USA Track & Field (USATF) is the United States national governing body for the sports of track and field, cross country running, road running and racewalking (known as the sport of athletics outside the US).
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Violah Jepchumba (born 23 October 1990) is a Kenyan born long-distance runner from Bahrain who competes in road running events up to the half marathon distance.
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West Lafayette is a city in Wabash Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States, about northwest of the state capital of Indianapolis and southeast of Chicago.
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William Mutwol (born October 10, 1963) is a former middle distance runner from Kenya.
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Women's sports includes amateur as well as women's professional sports, in all varieties of sports.
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Woodland Hills is a neighborhood bordering the Santa Monica Mountains in the San Fernando Valley region of the city of Los Angeles, California.
Yobes Ondieki (born February 21, 1961 in Kisii, Nyanza) is a former Kenyan 5000 m runner, who won the World Championships' gold medal in Tokyo 1991.
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The 10K run is a long-distance road running competition over a distance of.
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The 5000 metres or 5000-meter run (approximately 3.1 mi or 16,404 ft) is a common long-distance running event in track and field.
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