Telegraph Sport writers share their marathon horror stories

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- warrengoldswain
- warrengoldswain

From pulling a hamstring to slipping on a banana peel, every marathon runner has a tale to tell. 

Ahead of the London Marathon taking place this weekend, Telegraph Sport’s John Mullin, Nick Hoult, Vicki Hodges, Charlie Eccleshare and Ben Bloom share their stories of war wounds from the various marathons they have taken part in over the years.

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