My first Fukuoka International Marathon was stopped at 40km point.
I was eliminated by timeover. Official staff stopped me at 40km line, when I had just reached at 40km line. The time limit of 40km was 2:37:30. My watch displayed 2:37:33. I was so chgrined at elimination. It's only a few seconds. If I could pass at 40km, I must cut the finish line. I couln't sleep after the race day night.
Now, I think my performanchi was not enough to finish Fukuoka. I need to increase my… Continue