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Marathon takes centre stage on final day of 2012 Paralympics

09-10-2012 16:34 BJT Special Report:2012 Paralympic Games |

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On the final day of competition, four of the six gold medals were awarded in the marathon categories. Brazil’s Tito Sena won the men’s T46 event, in 2 hours, 30 minutes and 40 seconds. Spain took silver, while Belgium grabbed bronze.

In the T12 category, Spain’s Alberto Suarez Laso won with a time of 2 hours, 24 minutes and 50 seconds. The host nation’s David Weir took gold in the men’s T54 event, while the women’s went to the United States’ Shirley Reilly.


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