Sarah Albee: Wacky Racer

From: Sarah Albee
http://www.sarahalbeebooks.com/2012/05/wacky-racer/
May 10, 2012 at 06:09AM

In 1896, a Greek water carrier named Spiridon Louis competed in the Olympic men’s marathon. Partway through the race, he stopped at a tavern for a glass of wine, and then went on to win the event.

 

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source: http://runningtimes.com/Article.aspx?ArticleID=13643
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