The dreaded marathon has deterred many from competing in it. Many precluded that the wouldn't finish the race.
Some procrastinated from doing the the race in order to hamper the chances in them having to go.
I have to work that day
Nope! Too hard!
Let's tune in live to watch the coverage of our towns historic race
Who will thwart the difficult marathon? We are about to find out. Let the race, commence!
An obstruction in the race has occurred. Some racers have subsided from continuing on with the race.
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The others scuttle along the blockade, determined to not let their dreams of winnings cease.
As our two front-runners pass the town hall, they come into the final stretch! Jimmy. Looking to be the first person to ever win this race three straight years. Or Casandra. Trying to become the youngest person to win the race at age 17.