Marathon Bloggers

The time training on your own for a marathon can be a fairly lonely existence from time to time.

Why not share the pain (or joy) by seeing what other runners are up to?

There are lots of interesting marathon runners’ blogs out there. Here’s a selection to get you started.

Watch this space

We’re currently compiling a much bigger list of recommended marathon bloggers, so watch this space for more.

UK marathon runner blogs

Mike Trees Training Blog
The blog of pro-triathlete Mike Trees.

Steve Way
Detailed training accounts and regular updates from marathon runner Steve Way. Good stuff. Steve lost a fair amount of weight and turned himself into a really good marathon runner and his blog tells you what it took him to do that.

Warrior Women
In a similar vein, Warrior Women is the blog of a self-styled reluctant runner who used running to kick start all sorts of positive changes in her life.

US marathon blogs

Mizz Duffy’s Marathon Blog
New York Marathon runner and government investigator.

Other marathon blogs

Lucy MacAlister
Lucy’s attempt to run in the 2012 Olympic marathon – two years after giving birth to her first child. The blog stalled a bit in 2011.