Canada´s ´Marathon Man´ finally achieves Afghan ambition
BAMIYAN, Afghanistan: Crossing the finish line of Afghanistan´s Bamiyan marathon, hand in hand with a young female runner from the country, Canada´s famed ´Marathon Man´, Martin Parnell felt a double victory.

Just a year earlier he had been diagnosed with blood clot on the brain. Doctors put him in a coma to save his life, and it was unclear if...more