Marathon news

Some winter training tips – running in the cold

Running in the cold can test the resolve of even the most dedicated marathon runner. Winter running can be dangerous too. Here are some winter running tips for people training for the marathon in cold weather.

Wilmslow Half Marathon

The Wilmslow Half Marathon takes place each March. Find out more about this half marathon and other UK marathon races at

English Half Marathon

The organisers are billing the Half Marathon as the People’s Challenge because they want to attract runners of all types.

Keswick Half Marathon

Keswick Rugby Club are the organisers of this race, which takes place in one of the most feted beauty sports in the British Isles – Derwent Water.

Liverpool Half Marathon

6,000 runners take to the streets of Liverpool to enjoy the Liverpool Half Marathon which is organised by Run Liverpool.

Lisburn Half Marathon

Popular Northern Ireland event including a half marathon, 10k road race and fun run.

The Meadows Marathon

Half marathon and fun run through the lovely Meadows of Scotland’s fairest city.

Alloa Half Marathon

Smallish but fast marathon organised by the Alloa Round Table.

Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon

The Balloch to Clydebank Road Race started in 1928 and became a half marathon in 2000.

Aviemore Half Marathon

The Aviemore Half Marathon gives the promise of a highland marathon but without the climbs you might expect or fear from the Scottish Highlands.