Study predicts ‘breaking two’ marathon for 2032, but more women runners needed to push female record

//Study predicts ‘breaking two’ marathon for 2032, but more women runners needed to push female record

Study predicts ‘breaking two’ marathon for 2032, but more women runners needed to push female record

It may just be another 13 years before someone finally manages to break the two-hour mark in the marathon.That is according to research published last week in Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, the American College of Sports Medicine’s flagship journal.Simon Angus, an associate professor of economics at Monash Business School and the author of the paper, estimated a statistical model for male and female marathon world record progressions, and came to the conclusion that one hour, 58…

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