Good to the Last Drop

I thought I’d give The Magazine another try. It helps that they deliver issues to Kindle.

Anyway, this article explores the use and marketing of caffeine products in marathons and how it’s dangerous.

“The very spot where you can see the finish line first is where these people get sudden death. It’s unbelievable,” he says. “The added rush of adrenaline that you know you’re going to finish. That’s where their heart stops.”

It’s a serious problem with a solution marathon runners won’t want to hear. Stop running marathons.