Tengri Ultra 70km – I can’t believe I have been to Kazakhstan

Jo MeekAthletes Content, Races & Places, Trail Running, Ultra Marathons

I can’t actually believe I’ve been to Kazakhstan. I had been nervously apprehensive about the trip in the days leading up to it. I flew from Heathrow to Moscow. Then raced through the airport to make my connecting flight as we landed late only to find the next flight delayed so I just people watched. The Russians are a serious … Read More

Vitality London 10,000 Review

Marcus BrownAthletes Content, Races & Places

In the lead up to the 2019 BMW Berlin Marathon, I’m running shorter events to add some speed and sharpen me up. Thanks to the London Marathon Events Team and New Balance for the invitational places and hospitality. And thanks to my coach for the training to my new 10k PB. Over the Spring U.K. Bank Holiday, on Sunday I … Read More

Vietnam Trail Marathon 70km – The Inaugural Edition

Jo MeekAthletes Content, Races & Places, Trail Running, Ultra Marathons

The Vietnam Trail Marathon was in its inaugural edition. The team already organised the Vietnam Mountain Marathon and the Jungle Marathon so were experienced in race directing. Nonetheless I didn’t expect such a quality show. We landed at 05:30hrs and got a taxi into Hanoi were we collected our race bibs. From there it was an organised bus ride 5hours … Read More

Kingston Half Marathon 2019

Paul AddicottAthletes Content, Races & Places

On 6th October 2019 I took part in the Kingston Half Marathon as the 1:40 pacer. As always this is my review of the race, from my perspective as an official pacer. This was the 2nd time I have taken part in the Kingston Half Marathon as the 1:40 pacer, although I have ran many events that share parts of … Read More