Oct
22
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by Lior Ravid at 8:24 AM
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My #1 full barefoot marathon on the tough course of the Bible Marathon!
By Lior Ravid

***** Bible Marathon 2017 *****​

a little bit of History...

“Then a man of Benjamin ran from the battle line the same day, and came to Shiloh with his clothes torn…”

One of the first runs recorded in human history is mentioned in the Bible, in the beginning of the book of Samuel. At the end of the war between the Israelites and the Philistines, the “man of Benjamin” runs from the battlefield at Eben Ezer (modern day Rosh Ha’ayin) to Shiloh, city of the Tabernacle.

Many centuries later, the founder of the Maccabiah games, Yosef Yekutieli, set out to measure the length of the course from Rosh Ha’ayin to Shiloh, in the Benjamin region. He was amazed to find that the length of this historic path precisely matched that of the modern marathon – 42 kilometers (the official length of the Olympic running...
Oct
04
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by Christian Pinon at 1:30 PM
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Crazy Barefoot Marathon - Rotterdam
By Christian Pinon

Samedi dernier a eu lieu le Crazy Barefoot Marathon à Rotterdam. Avec 12 personnes au départ et quelques accompagnateurs, l'ambiance était très amicale. Nous avons couru 42,73 km en 5h11' sur un beau parcours. Les routes et sentiers en sont très bien entretenus aux Pays-Bas.
La photo ci-joint vous donne un aperçu de l'ambiance.

Nous avons même eu droit à la présence de journalistes dont voici une courte vidéo (la plus courte) :
https://jeugdjournaal.nl/artikel/2195848-marathon-op-blote-voeten.html

J'étais le seul étranger présent.
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Last Saterday we had the Crazy Barefoot Marathon in Rotterdam. With 12 persons at the start and some followers the ambience was very friendly. We runned 42,73 km in 5h11' on a nice route. Roads and paths are in a...
Sep
29
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by Barefoot TJ at 1:06 PM
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Malibu resident surpasses 150 marathons to date
By Malibu Surfside News

Malibu resident surpasses 150 marathons to date
Malibu Surfside News (press release) (registration) (blog)
Malibu's Alberto Perusset, a barefoot marathon runner, recently added two more race medals to his impressive collection. On Aug. 27, Perusset ran ...
Sep
18
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by Barefoot TJ at 4:55 PM
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Inspirational Paul walked 200 miles BAREFOOT to show anyone can battle their demons
By Gazette Live

When Paul Burgum’s bare feet throbbed and ached as he surveyed the 200 mile walk ahead of him, it was the “little wins” that kept him going.

Charity founder Paul walked the width of England with no shoes in a marathon 10 day trek but was kept going by the kindness of strangers - or something as small as the sun breaking through the clouds.

To continue reading, please visit: http://www.gazettelive.co.uk/news/teesside-news/inspirational-paul-walked-200-miles-13627983...