(Member blog post) Athens Marathon 13th November 2011

It’s now a week and a day since I ran my second Athens Marathon and here are my thoughts and memories, a recap of what happened in the built up to the race as well as during it.

I did all my long runs, I ticked all the boxes but by Monday night on the week of the marathon I got hit by the dreaded sore throat that by Wednesday had developed into a full blown cold. I was frustrated and sad and could not picture myself taking part in this beautiful event. What a shame… Read more

Mumbai Marathon 15 Jan 2012 anyone?

Sightsavers are an international charity with a spare place in the Mumbai Marathon on 15 Jan 2012 and Skywards miles to offer a runner and their friend or partner free flights to Mumbai. They are running a free prize draw in November targeting people already training for a marathon and fit enough to take part. The URL to link is: http://www.sightsavers.org/RunMumbai 

If you have any questions about the competition or suggestions on how to promote it further please contact Beth Gardner bgardner@sightsavers.org