Disney Marathon cheaters number at least 300, says Marathon Investigation – Canadian Running Magazine

  • Derek Murphy of Marathon Investigation has uncovered at least 300 people who cheated on the Walt Disney World Marathon course in Orlando, Fla. earlier this month.
  • Courses (like Disney’s) that feature long out-and-back portions typically attract course cutters, who simply turn back before reaching the timing mat on that portion of the course.
  • Then there are those who simply jump into the race near the finish line and claim their medal, à la Rosie Ruiz .

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