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In a ground breaking first, all 12 members of the 2014 Indigenous Marathon Project squad crossed the finish line of their first two biggest runs, including the Gold Coast Half Marathon.
The team's first run was held in Canberra on June 1 which included a 10km run for the women and 15km for the men - the furthest most had ever run.
Just one month later, team members exceeded their own expectations by not only finishing but crossing the line well ahead of their goal times.
Cairns representative, Brendan Peeters crossed...
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