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

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

Finsbury Park 5000s Review

Marcus BrownAthletes Content, Races & Places

As part of the buildup to my sub 3 hour BMW Berlin marathon attempt I’m running a 10k, 5k and half marathon to sharpen me up. Taking place at the Finsbury Park Athletics track, this event was organised by Jacob Howe and Kim Butler. This series is in its second year and was sold out. I can’t fault the event, … Read More