€11m raised; €11m wasted
Published 02/11/2010 | 07:53
LAST Monday, 13,000 athletes ran the Dublin City Marathon, clocking up a total of 338,000 miles between them.
Throw in another four months of almost daily training pounding out the miles and we have some indication of the effort involved.
On top of this, most of these participants were running for a variety of charities to help make an improvement in the quality of many people's lives.