Soldier Is Running Her 100th Marathon in Boston

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Boston Marathon runners taking on the ultimate physical test Monday face a tremendous toll on the mind and body each stage of the daunting 26. 2 mile race presents new waves of physiological demands that runners must endure if they want to cross the finish line of the worlds oldest annual marathon. Dan Berlin is taking on the Boston Marathon for the sixth time this year. Sweat production increases and lactic acid production will begin to cause soreness for most runners Salzler said. the last few miles of the marathon puts runners to a final extreme test as they continue to battle intense physical and mental exhaustion. Jimmie Johnson waves to the crowd before the NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Richmond Raceway in Richmond Va. That was the biggest surprise when he shifted his training from fitness to getting ready for a three hour race. Postal Service is reminding customers in communities along the Boston Marathon route that dozens of collection boxes are being temporarily shut down for the race. The postal service says in the interest of safety and security the blue boxes were sealed Friday and wont be reopened until Wednesday. The affected boxes are located in Hopkinton Brookline and Boston

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