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Gene Dykes broke the world M70 marathon record at the Jacksonville Marathon (Florida USA), and Scottish ultra runner Grant MacDonald won the Barcelona 24-hour track race with a stunning distance of 251.373km (156.195 miles). Plus reports and results from the Tata Steel Kolkata 25k (India), Shenzhen Marathon (China), Venta de Banos International Cross Country (Spain), and Marc Scott won a huge Christmas hamper after finishing first in the 35th Loftus & Whitby Poultry Run over 8 miles in the north-east of England.

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