Race pace review: Women beat men

Posted: August 18, 2014 at 2:26 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON 3/7/10 Sarah Meyer, center, of Indianapolis, Ind., struggles with other runners up the final hill along Cantrell Road in the 25th mile during Sunday morning's 2010 Little Rock Marathon.

During marathons, women pace themselves more evenly than do male competitors, according to a study of thousands of racers.

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