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City Runs Blogs

Regular blogs from runners at all levels. First time marathon runners, amateur racers and trainers share their experiences.

The Great West Run 2014

August 20, 2014 - City Runs

Set your Challenge for Autumn 2014 Exeter's Great West Run sponsored by Tozers, takes an exciting 13.1 mile route through the heart of Exeter. This half marathon has it all; the energy of a city centre … Read more →

Oxford Town and Gown 10K

The Oxford Town and Gown has been voted one of the best road races in the UK, the event gives entrants the unique opportunity to run through the closed streets of Oxford city centre, passing historic sites and ending in the beautiful University Parks.  The route is flat and scenic, which makes this … Read more →

Build your stamina with hill walking

If you’re a novice city runner, it can be pretty uninspiring when you first take to the pavements. Decking yourself out in your newly acquired running gear and heading out for that long intensive run, only to find yourself bent double and gasping for breath ten minutes in, is enough to make you think … Read more →

Marathons vs. Triathlons

When you’re trying to decide on an event, you may have asked:“What is the difference between a marathon and a triathlon?” You were probably greeted with the obvious response, stating thatamarathon involves running, whereas a triathlon involves running, swimming and cycling.While this is … Read more →