Fujiwara, Matsuyama Runners-Up on European Roads
by Brett Larner
Fujiwara and Rothlin after their mutual DNF at the 2010 New York City Marathon.
London Olympics marathoner Arata Fujiwara (Miki House) went head-to-head against longtime rival and friend Viktor Rothlin (Switzerland) on Rothlin's home ground at the Swiss Ageriseelauf 14.138 km on July 21. Rothlin, who set the still-standing Tokyo Marathon course record of 2:07:23 to win the 2008
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