It was the Bath Half yesterday, one of the longest-running half marathons in the country. Chris Thompson took the men’s title, just a week after winning the Big Half, and Kate Reed won the women’s race.
Are you interested in trying adventure racing but not sure where to start with the disciplines that aren’t running? Quest have come up with their ‘couch to Snowdonia adventure race in 12 weeks plan’!
It was the Vitality Big Half yesterday and 13,353 runners took to the streets of London in windy conditions. Sir Mo Farah and Charlotte Purdue made it back-to-back victories in the elite race and David Weir and Margriet van den Broek won the wheelchair race.
The UK’s first ever inclusive trail race will take place at this year’s OMM Festival at Cannock Chase on May 6th. 500 able-bodied and wheelchair competitors will compete together over a trail 10k.
The ballot has closed for the Royal Parks Half Marathon on 13th October but you can still run for a charity and raise some much needed money for some very good causes.
With lots of runners training for Spring marathons at the moment, we thought we’d bring you 10 things people don’t tell you about running a marathon. Just so you’re prepared.
This weekend saw one of the first big UK half marathons of the year – The Grand Brighton Half Marathon. There were unexpectedly scorching temperatures and the action was pretty scorching too! Our contributor, Eileen Naughton, was there to experience it.