Por la patria y por la raza. El surgimiento del atletismo y el primer maratón en la ciudad de México (1892-1910)

Miguel Ángel Esparza, Instituto de Investigaciones Dr. José Ma. Luis Mora
2019 Letras Históricas  
The present text has the aims to explain how was the process that led to the emergence of athletics in Mexico City and that allowed the organization of the first marathon. Athletics was introduced to the country by the Americans under the format of patriotic games, a model of celebration linked to the patriotic festivities that would later be adopted and used by Mexican society to make patriotic propaganda and to reconfigure its public image. Palabras claves: Juegos patrióticos, atletismo,
more » ... os, atletismo, maratón, raza, historia del deporte.
doi:10.31836/lh.21.7175 fatcat:jpphqodfpzdl3evogxpeq23h5u