marathon cheats

marathon cheats

August 05, 2019

Rosie Ruiz -- The Most Famous Marathon Cheat In History -- Has Died At Age 66

For 8 days, Ruiz was the 1980 Boston Marathon winner. Then it came out that she only ran the final half mile of the course.
June 23, 2015

Outed By Sleuths Yet Again - Abdelaati Iguider's Then-World-Leading 3:32.88 1,500 Was Run From The Wrong Start Line

History has shown that if you cheat in a marathon and don't run the full distance, you will be caught by the nation. The same rule applies - even if you attempt the same feat in an internationally broadcast 1,500-meter race.