Leonard, Hurst, Athletics, Men's, Marathon

Leonard, Hurst, Athletics, Men's, Marathon

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Len Hurst (28 December 1871 - 1937) was renowned as a British long-distance athlete, both running and pedestrianism, although he started life as a brick-maker, and spent his last 29 years as a pub landlord.Hurst won his first adult race in 1887 at the age of 15, whereby the prize of 10 qualified him as 'professional'.In 1896 he won the inaugural Paris Marathon and went on to repeat the victory in both 1900 and 1901.show more

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  • Paperback | 76 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 122g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136585960
  • 9786136585963