The Vitality Big Half moves London

Mike Clyne spoke to Hamid Vaghefian, Head of Community Engagement at LME, he said the original idea behind The Big Half was to inspire local communities to take part in running and to reflect London’s diversity across participants, volunteers and spectators.

Comrades start

Comrades Marathon in Stats and Medals

One of the things that makes Comrades such a special race is the fact that there are different medals that you can be awarded. We take a look at these, plus some key stats about the race.

VM London Marathon 2018

Place Your Bets For Your London Marathon!

The London Marathon is almost here and if you’re running it, you’ll probably be worrying about all sorts this week. Mike Clyne gives us his best advice for making sure the day goes smoothly!

Kelly Holmes My First Marathon

My First Marathon: Kelly Holmes

The next runner in our ‘my first marathon’ series should be familiar to you all – she’s a double Olympic gold medalist, she’s set up her own charitable trust, she’s an inspiration to just about everybody and she ran a pretty impressive first marathon! It’s Colonel Dame Kelly Holmes MBE (mil)

Susie Chan first marathon

My First Marathon: Susie Chan

Are you training for your first marathon? Check out the latest article in our ‘my first marathon’ series to get top tips and advice from runners who’ve been there (quite a few times in the case of Susie Chan!)

Traviss Willcox first marathon

My First Marathon: Traviss Willcox

Leading up to the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon, we’re bringing you a series of interviews with runners about their first marathons so that you can learn from their successes and mistakes!