Xolani runs the London Marathon thanks to Virgin Atlantic

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'Tis the season of marathons, it appears. Many South African's and global citizens participated in the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon this past Saturday and Talk Radio 702's, Xolani Gwala will be running the 36th London Marathon on Sunday.

Not everyone likes running but those who do, have shared with Azania Mosaka why they have taken up running with such passion.

For some running is dreadful while others not only use it to keep fit but also push their mental and physical strength.

Take a listen below, as listeners weigh in on what running means to them:

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