I ran a marathon for that shirt!
He then attacked the firebreathing bull of Marathon and brought it alive to Athens, where he sacrificed it to Apollo Delphinius.
Look at me—two months ago I ran a half-marathon and now I'm smoking!
Twenty-four hours after his hour-long downhill hike from the mine, Dean's stilts felt like he'd run a barefoot marathon on cobblestoned streets.
At the end of themarathon, the runner's energy began to falter.
The earliest of the great works of Pheidias were dedications in memory of Marathon, from the spoils of the victory.