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Fujita Withdraws From Fukuoka International Marathon

translated by Brett Larner

The organizers of the Dec. 4 Fukuoka International Marathon announced on Nov. 25 that former national record holder Atsushi Fujita (Team Fujitsu), with a PB of 2:06:51, has withdrawn from its invited athlete field due to pain in his right Achilles tendon.  This year's Fukuoka is the first domestic selection race for next year's London Olympics.


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Brett Larner
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