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Even if you're not running or have never run the NYC Marathon, you can still help

Updated: November 2, 2012, 3:06 PM ET
By Brian Metzler | Competitor.com

A friend of mine was supposed to run the 100th marathon of his amateur running career in New York City this weekend, but he opted not to go so as not take the airlines seat of someone else who needed to get back to New York ASAP. He said he'd feel guilty heading to the Big Apple with such selfish intent and taking a hotel room that could be going to someone who lost their home.

It seems like the New York Road Runners could have canceled or postponed this weekend's ING New ...

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