Runners at the 2016 JCP Swansea Half Marathon on Sunday 26 June shouldn't run out of steam on the fast flat course that includes stunning coastline stretches. They'll find fuelling stations at 6 and 9 miles with SiS GO Isotonic Energy Gels that will keeping them going right to the finish line. Post-race SiS REGO Rapid Recovery sachets will be available in the goody bags, to help runners replenish their energy stores and to help with rebuilding muscle tissue.
This boost for the Swansea Half comes as race director David Martin-Jewell confirmed endurance sports company Science in Sport (SiS) as official sports nutrition partner for the race. David commented: “As runners ourselves we are big fans of SIS and its expertise in sports nutrition, and we are thrilled that our runners will be fuelled by SiS at the 2016 race.”
The JCP Swansea Half Marathon is run on fully closed roads. The flat fast course is perfect for beginners, first time half marathon runners and charity runners, whilst attracting a large elite field from Wales and beyond to #RunSwansea. The race is also a finalist at The Running Awards for the second year in a row and it keeps growing in both size and popularity.
Starting and finishing in the city centre, the route takes runners along Swansea Bay to The Mumbles and back, featuring six miles of stunning coastline, beautiful views and fantastic crowd support. A total of 8,000 places are available for 2016.
Go to the Swansea Half website for further race details and to sign up, like SwanseaHalf on Facebook or follow @Swansea_HM #RunSwansea #FromTheCityToTheSea on Twitter to keep up to date with all the latest news about the race.