The original 10in10 In Sir Christopher Ball suggested that the Windermere Marathon incorporated a 10 marathons in 10 days event. The course is unbelievably scenic and it is on the good side of tough - plenty of downhill as well as up! Accessibility Help. Lowdown : Broadly following the path of the River Foyle and criss-crossing over three of its bridges along the waythis twisty-turny marathon in Derry is one of the jewels in the crown of the Northern Irish racing calendar. Try this brand new 16 week marathon training planaimed at runners who log at least 30 miles per week. More significantly, given that they will have been running for 24 miles, they will get a glimpse of the finish line across the lake and even hear the announcements at the event centre as the excitement builds. This is where runners cross the River Leven as it flows out of Windermere, follow the A for a short distance, and then start the journey back up the east side of the lake. The drummers leading the runners down to the start added a nice touch. The route takes in breathtaking sights along the south-eastern shore, across the River Ness, and into the centre of Inverness, with a 50 grand reward for the lucky runner who spots Nessie in the inking black waters of the beautiful loch. Oh, and I forgot to mention the hills.
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Scott Umpleby says the runners are always well supported along the route by locals, “The encouragement and smiles that the 10in10ers get as. Run the most scenic marathon in the country 10 times over 10 consecutive days. Route. A mile anti-clockwise circuit of Windermere, taking in.
The marshalling is superb and as long as you keep the lake on your left as you go around it, you'll be fine.
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The route follows the coast clockwise around the island on a mixture of road, paths, beaches and fields, with a couple of cliffs and hills and a dash past the South Stack Lighthouse before the final ascent up Holyhead Mountain m. Lowdown : A race that includes the largest man-made lake in the UK Kielder Watersome sumptuous woodland, several tough climbs, varied terrain, a mixed field of first-time trail marathoners and seasoned vets, and a spirit of collaborative hilarity that you only find at offroad events.
The route is scenic and the course is relatively crowd free, plus the post-race atmosphere is always good. Paris Marathon becomes carbon neutral. The course is fairly challenging, with four moderate hill climbs and lots of undulations in between.
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Lots of hills but I've seen worse. The marshalling is superb and as long as you keep the lake on your left as you go around it, you'll be fine.
In summer Christopher Ball (a fellow of Brathay Trust) approached Brathay with the idea that a “10 Marathons in 10 Days Challenge” be held in.
I won't comment on the contents of the goody bag as I don't think that was what the day was about. Eleven are taking part for the first time and others are hoping to complete a third, fourth and sixth 10in Forgot account?
Runner Comments. In Sir Christopher Ball suggested that the Windermere Marathon incorporated a 10 marathons in 10 days event.