Wednesday, 13 February 2013
flat marathon is great for beginners as well as more experienced runners who want to set a personal best time. As well as the full marathon, there is also the half marathon which is one of the most popular European half marathons as well as the 10k race, the 5k race and a 1k kids ‘fun run’. The route follows a beautiful stretch of the coast and its warm climate makes for an enjoyable run in the sun. Prague Marathon - Many high profile runners take part in the Prague Marathon, which is a very popular European marathon. It is considered by many to be one of the top 10 marathons in the world. It is mainly flat and so is a great beginner’s marathon and the views are spectacular as participants wind their way through the streets of this beautiful city. Big Sur Marathon, California - Take this opportunity to run abroad along northern California’s Highway One, a National Scenic Byway which offers breath taking coastal views. Organisers of this marathon have called the experience “running on the edge of the Western world”. There are also music groups that play along the route including Taiko drummers which is a form of Japanese drumming. Run by the sea, Limassol is the host venue for one of the most picturesque European half marathons in Europe. It is popular amongst experts seeking flat marathon courses or novices simply wanting to run abroad.
Posted by Steve Munford at 17:32