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Radcliffe joins marathon field for New York
« on: October 03, 2007, 05:30:19 PM »
New York, USA - After more than two years away from the marathon, Britainís World record holder Paula Radcliffe will return at the ING New York City Marathon 2007 on Sunday, 4 November.

Radcliffe, 33, last ran a marathon when winning the 2005 World Championships title in Helsinki, Finland on 15 August 2005, which will make it two years and 81 days between 26.2-mile races. Radcliffe gave birth to her first child, daughter Isla, on 17 January this year.

Radcliffe returned to competition on Sunday (30 Sep) when placing second (67:53) at the Great North Run half marathon in Newcastle, England.

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