The 10th edition of the Connemara 100 took place last weekend and, as expected, the milestone anniversary of the 100-mile road running event did not disappoint. Thirty-two courageous runners took to the roads of Connemara at 6am on Saturday morning with 100 miles of road ahead to be completed within 30 hours. Starting with a lap of Clifden town the runners made their way to … [Read more...] about Conquering The Connemara 100
Street Child are delighted to announce that after a successful inaugural event in February this year, The Craft Half will be taking place in Lee Valley Regional Park on 2nd September 2018. The Craft Half is the perfect half marathon for beer lovers - runners will be rewarded with half pints of craft beer at fuelling stations every two miles. Runners can also opt for … [Read more...] about Love Beer and Love Running? The Craft Half – A Half Marathon With Half Pints Of Craft Beer – Is The Race For You!
Vhi Healthcare, in partnership with the Irish Youth Foundation rolled out a pilot programme, ‘Run for Fun’ which was developed to encourage young people living in disadvantaged communities in Ireland to embrace the benefits offered through running. ‘Run for Fun’ has been created to encourage more young people to get involved in running both for fitness and for recreation. The … [Read more...] about Vhi and the Irish Youth Foundation encourage young people to ‘Run for Fun’
Skid Row Marathon will be in UK Cinemas on 9th May for one day only including an exclusive short film about the transformative powers of running. Tickets can be bought here: www.skidrowmarathontickets.co.uk Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Craig Mitchell, the star of the critically acclaimed and inspirational documentary, Skid Row Marathon, completed the London … [Read more...] about Judge Craig Mitchell, star of inspirational documentary Skid Row Marathon, completes his 74th marathon in London at the age of 62
Over 40,000 people took part in the hottest London Marathon in history, with many participants feeling the ‘burn’ the following morning. 386,050 people applied to take part in the 2018 London Marathon, which consisted of 26.2 miles. It was the biggest race in its history, however, with the high temperatures of 24.1°C (75.3°F) and participants running without proper training, … [Read more...] about Marathon Recovery: Tips From The Experts