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COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY BILL FRAKES 25.2 DOWN, ONE TO GO Can 2,350 young runners, in kindergartenthrough sixth grade, complete a marathon? Sure, if they're givenfour months to run the 26.2 miles. Bertram Miller sent the kidsoff and running on the final one-mile leg of the Mercedes KidsMarathon last Saturday in Birmingham.