Here we share some of the most anticipated marathons you can look forward to during this year.
Virgin Money London Marathon
Held annually on the streets of London, Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the best marathons in the world. Entry is obtained mainly through voting. Although there are charities with tickets available for those who donate.
Vitality London 10K
Walk the route of the 2012 Olympic marathon passing the most famous places in London by racing at this 10K route. You must register online to ensure your place in advance. You can also get a place through a charity donation to one of the charities associated with this event.
Admiral Swansea Bay 10K
The Admiral Swansea Bay 10K marathon has become one of the preferred marathons by professional and novice runners. Its completely flat route takes place at the prestigious sweep of Swansea Bay. This event allows you to find one or more charities to donate to.
The Vitality Big Half
The Vitality Big Half is a new festival that lasts a full day. This event is made for people of all ages and includes a marathon, an event open to people from several community groups, and much more. Runners of all abilities can participate, including people with disabilities.
This event, filled with lots of mud and following a military-style, started in 2010 taking place in different parts of the world. You can choose to participate in the 5k race and other team activities available. Enter the official website and register for the event closest to you. While doing so, join a charity and look for someone that will assist you in the process.
JCP Swansea Half Marathon
Featured as the best half marathon in the UK, the JCP Swansea Half Marathon is a 6-mile closed marathon. This event is associated as a charitable partner to Maggie’s cancer cause. If you seem to be fainting along the way, worry not, as water and energy gels will be provided with every few miles.
TCS New York City Marathon
The TCS New York City Marathon gathers people of all parts of the world to tour Queens, Staten Island, Manhattan, the Bronx, and Brooklyn. Enter the draw system to earn a place or run on a charity’s behalf and show support to different causes.
With over 50,000 runners from around the world, the TCS New York City Marathon is the biggest running marathon around.