Did you know that Madrid is the highest capital city in Europe? Neither did we. The up and down Rock ‘n’ Roll Madrid half marathon course, 700 metres above sea level, was 21.1 km of undulating uncertainty and for Ro, a first time experience of having ‘to go’ on the run. Advertisements
Happy Easter everyone. We hope you’ve been enjoying the long weekend as much as we’ve been. We may have found the first races to go onto our 2015 race wishlist today; three alpine events which form the 33M-Cup.
I headed out for my weekend training run with another new route mapped out. This time I headed east out of town to begin my 13.25 km route. I was looking for a flatter route than last weekend’s to mirror more the Madrid course.
Greenwich Park, Docklands, Tower Bridge, Big Ben, Buckingham Palace – just some of the amazing sights you will see on what, in my marathon experience, is the best marathon in the world, the Virgin London Marathon.
Yesterday’s run, in preparation for this month’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Madrid half marathon, took us out, separately, into the narrow country lanes around Dorking and to Leatherhead.
With Vienna City Marathon 2014 only one week away, we thought we would share a few tips on what to do in Vienna when not running.
Completing all six World Marathon Majors is something I have dreamed of since I first started running and after completing London and Berlin marathons I was a third of the way there.