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Posted 4/10/2013 at 5:56 PM by Debra

A very unique ornament and I was very happy with the quality and the care they took in shipping it!

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Marathon Christmas Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament


SKU: BR12007

The exact distance of the marathon race is 26 miles and 385 yards or 42.195 kilometers which is the distance from the Battle of Marathon to Athens from which Greek Pheidippides ran to announce that the Persians had been defeated. In memory of this historic event of pure exertion, there are over 500 marathon races around the world, with this road race becoming an Olympic event in 1896. Marathon training is a long process and pushes your body to the limit requiring a lot of stamina for recreational athletes to keep running. The fastest time has been by a Kenyan runner and is 2 hours 3 minutes.

Dimensions: 3 1/4" diameter
Material: Glass Ball
NOTE: This is not a toy. It is not suitable for children to play with.
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We personalize your ornament just the way you request, so please carefully review your information. Once your order is placed, we are unable to cancel, change personalization, combine orders or make exchanges.

Ornaments shown on our site are personalized, as examples only, so you can see where we put the words/names you give us. Some ornaments allow you to select hair or uniform color. If there is no color choice, it is not available on that particular ornament. We will do everything possible to catch any mistakes in spelling, etc., but are not responsible if we do as you request, and it is then not correct. The ornament you see above is the way it will look when you get it, except for the personalizing instructions you give us and any optional attributes you select.
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Sincerely, Dianne Weller — Owner,

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11/23/2014 - "All ornaments are beautiful! Found you on the internet. Your designs were perfect for my family. Thank you. Susan M."

12/31/2014 - "Loved every single one of the ornaments that I ordered, and each came in the nick of time for Christmas. Thank you so much. Will not hesitate to order again. Janet F."

12/22/2014 - "I received my cruise ship ornament today and it exceeded all my hopes!!! Beautifully personalized, as my youngest daughter sailed for Mercy Ships, a medical ship that goes into third world countries to help people. It was a very special trip for her and your ornament will mark the accomplishment perfectly! I am speechless and blessed! Merry Christmas! Kathy"

1/17/2015 - "Very cute ornament. I also like that that I've been able to order names that were a little long and other companies were unable to print them on their ornaments. If I order other ornaments, I will turn to first. Rebecca F."

9/15/2015 - "The gift was perfect. It was adorable. The person we bought it for loved it. It was delivered quickly. Your company is great. Stephanie C."

12/9/2014 - "The ornament was perfect, shipped quickly and packed carefully. A great online shopping experience. Thank you! Janice K."

12/24/2014 - "Love all my ornaments and I greatly appreciated you working with me. Thank you so much for your timely deliveries..... Merry Christmas to you all...Lynn S."

8/13/2015 - "Ornaments arrived on time. They were well packaged and in great condition. Very pleased with them. Sharon R."

12/7/2014 - "Received my ornament today and absolutely love it! Thanks so much for your quick service. Donna H."

11/11/2014 - "I received my order and had to tell you how pleased I am. They are perfect--and the quality is amazing! I will be giving them to my granddaughters. The faces on the ornaments even look like my little darlings! I will certainly be using your site again for future puchases. Thank you. Denise C."

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