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Epic Journey to the New York City Marathon


Runners in New York City Marathon (Photo: iStock)

New York City's marathon is scheduled for Sunday but flying in runners from out of town will be tricky.

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Thousands of amateur runners are registered to run this weekend but many are struggling to get to New York.

We hear from three international runners — Runar Gundedrsen in Norway, Dusan Murco in Czech Republic, and Kari Knebel in Germany.