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Christoph Niemann Live-Draws The NYC Marathan While Running It

11/06/2011 12:25 pm ET | Updated Jan 06, 2012

As if running a marathon weren't superhuman enough, New York Times cartoonist Christoph Niemann has assigned himself the impossible task of not only live-tweeting, but live-drawing the NYC Marathon while running it.

Here he is at mile 8:

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We may already have winners for the men's and women's races, but you can still catch the sights with Niemann, who is pacing along at mile 9, with 23 illustrations and counting. Check out his Twitter account, @abstractsunday, for illustrated updates from the marathon.

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