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Two FT journalists challenge themselves to a year of fitness

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Our runners tell us about the lessons learnt from training for the London Marathon

Our columnist is worried about his lack of training as the London Marathon looms

Our columnist finds a rainy shift on the water station to be surprisingly inspiring

Our columnist plans to cut out junk food, up his mileage and watch exercise videos

Our columnist decides to throw money at her attempt to improve her marathon time

Our columnist advises you to dance for joy after your marathon

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In a new series, FT writers compete to improve their London Marathon times

FT journalists challenging themselves to a year of fitness talk about the project