Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)

Wuhan canceled its marathon so China’s runners raced virtually

Social distancing means athletes are now competing from home with the help of workout apps and fitness wearables

Topic |   Coronavirus
Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
Some 24,000 participants from all over the world took part in the 2019 Wuhan Marathon. (Picture: Xiao Yijiu/Xinhua)
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