The photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: HandoutThe photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: Handout
The photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: Handout

Beijing Marathon a victim of its own success as unregistered runners join race with fake tags

As China’s middle class embraces long-distance running, demand to take part in events is far outweighing the number of places available

Topic |   Wellness
The photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: HandoutThe photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: Handout
The photo of three runners with the same registration number at the Beijing Marathon last Sunday which was posted on social media. Photo: Handout
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