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Runners take on Swiss glacier race despite melt
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Les Diablerets, Switzerland, Aug 6, 2022 (AFP) - Hundreds of runners braved a lung-busting ascent into the Alps in Switzerland's Glacier 3000 Run on Saturday, albeit on a shortened course due to summer heatwaves melting the ice.
The event's 14th edition was back without limitations after being cancelled in 2020 due to Covid-19 and run in 2021 with restrictions imposed due to the pandemic.
The race is normally run ove ...

 

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