24 Sep '13, 7pm

See this story? You'll never guess what happened after a half-marathoner went off course.

Half-Marathoner Misses Turn, Wins Marathon By Competitor.com Published 6 hours ago comments Tweet Share Share Print Latest Headlines Nature Doesn’t Make Junk Food Culpepper: Make The Most Of Early Fall Races Sole Man: 13 Tips For Buying Trail Shoes 3 Must-Do Lunges For Runners The Canadian woman was training for her first marathon until her performance on Sunday. Meredith Fitzmaurice’s plan on Sunday was this: Complete the half-marathon at the Run for Heroes Marathon. After all, the Belle River, Ontario resident was training for her first 26.2-mile journey — next month’s Detroit Marathon — and was using Sunday’s race as a training run. But somewhere along the route, her plan went awry after she missed the turnaround for the half-marathon. Eventually realizing she was on the marathon course, she decided to keep going until she finished in Amherstburg, Ontrio … 26.2 miles la...

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