At the finish line of the North Pole marathon. Photograph: Mike King

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Handout photo of Gary Thornton, winning the UVU 2013 North Pole Marathon.  Photograph: Mike King/PA Wire

A Galway-based runner has won a marathon at the North Pole. Gary Thornton (33), a national school teacher who runs with the Galway City (...)