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Mind Games and Ultra Marathons: Experts Decipher What Makes Distance Runners Tick

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The Newsclick Sports Desk sits with Dr. Rajat Chauhan (Sports Medicine & Conservative Pain Management Physician and Race Director, La Ultra - The High) and Dr. Divya Parashar (clinical and rehabilitation psychologist) to discuss the physical and psychological challenges while running an ultra marathon. 

Why do people run 555 km in altitudes higher than 17,000 ft. What does it take to run these distances psychologically? Newsclick’s sports desk sits with Dr. Rajat Chauhan (the race director of La Ultra - The High, India’s longest race) and Dr. Divya Parashar (clinical and rehabilitation psychologist), to discuss the struggle involved in running in general, and running an ultra marathon.

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