The Vitality Big Half – 10th March 2019

The group has kindly been provided with up to 10 free places at The Vitality Big Half, courtesy of RTW runner, Helen Sanson. Helen is the Director of the Tower Hamlets Education Business Partnership charity. The East London-based charity work with employers and schools to increase social mobility by building young people’s confidence, improving their […]

Britain’s Ocean City Half Marathon – Sunday 20th May 2018

I decided to return to this wonderful event having first taken part last year (see my 2017 blog post). I signed up for this event in the Autumn of 2017, before I had found out that I would gain entry to the London Marathon which took place just 4 weeks prior to this event. With […]

Royal Parks Half Marathon – Sunday 8th October 2017

Having heard good things about this mass participation event from many people, I decided to enter the ballot for this half marathon which takes in 4 of the Royal Parks in London (Hyde Park, St James’s Park, Green Park and Kensington Gardens). I didn’t expect to gain an entry to the race, however, to my […]

Britain’s Ocean City Half Marathon (Plymouth) – Sunday 23rd April 2017

I chose to enter this half marathon as I had attended and graduated from Plymouth University some 10 years ago and having competed in the 10k race in 2014 and 2016, decided that it would be enjoyable to take part in the half marathon around this beautiful and historic City. I travelled down to Plymouth […]