Northern Running Guide News

25 Feb

Chester Half Filling Fast

Chester HalfIt seems prospective participants for this year’s Chester Half Marathon will need to move quickly if they plan to compete in the race with news that 75% of places have already been snapped up. Organisers confirmed that there has been a huge surge of entries for the event, scheduled for Sunday 17 May, with the majority of sign-ups from Chester Half first timers.

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23 Feb

Copenhagen Half Going For Gold

Copenhagen halfAfter recently becoming the first half marathon in the Nordic countries to be awarded the International Association of Athletics Federations’ Road Race bronze label, Copenhagen Half Marathon is going for gold in 2015. The event, set for 13 September 2015, is hoping to achieve the gold award this year, a status awarded to just five other half marathons in Europe.

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