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Ultramarathon

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For runners who crave more of a challenge and aren't content running just a 26.22 mile marathon, there are things called ultramarathons that can go on for longer. As many as 70,000 runners a year participate in ultramarathons of 50 and 100 miles, 50 and 100 kilometers as well as timed and multi-day runs of 6, 12, 24 and 48 hours or even runs that last six days. Most countries in the world have some sort of ultramarathon going on.

  1. 1. How many runners a year do ultramarathons?
    1. a. 100000
    2. b. 50000
    3. c. 70000
  2. 2. How long can an ultramarathon last?
    1. a. 6 days
    2. b. 5 days
    3. c. 2 days
  3. 3. How long can an ultramarathon be?
    1. a. 100 miles
    2. b. 50 miles
    3. c. 100 kilometers