There’s a famous saying about running a marathon: A marathon is hundreds of miles. The finish is the last 26.2. And that’s it in a nutshell – this is a sport that wrings every last drop of sweat and tears out of you, training for it can run into miles and years, but the sense of accomplishment at the end of it is unbeatable.
This is a sport that will challenge you, will change your body, your mind, your life. This infographic shows how intensely running a marathon affects every corner of your body.
What Happens To Your Body During A Marathon:
Infographic by – Shape