Athletes today have a bevy of international race opportunities at their fingertips now that groups like Rock'N'Roll have entered the international stage and added marathons and half marathons in iconic cities like Lisbon, Madrid, Oslo, Liverpool, Edinburgh, and Dublin to their race roster.
Just think about it. How would you like to run 26.2 miles along Portugal's rugged Atlantic coastline, hotfoot it past the castles and cathedrals in Scotland, or finish your race in the historic Plaza de Cibeles in Madrid?
If you're considering doing a marathon, here are five very good reasons why you should do one abroad.
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