Marathon finish area

Marathon finish area

 On the 11th June over 1,000 brave people took part in the South Downs Marathon and relay marathon. Run by 2:09 Events, who are based in Farnborough, this key event in the Trail Running calendar covers 26 miles from Slindon College along the South Downs Way to QECP.

After the race

After the race

 With a 5k fun run for the youngsters this is becoming a popular family event supporting a serious distance race.

The first male runner, from the Brighton and Hove AC, finished in 2 hours 55 minutes and 3 seconds.

The first female runner, from the City of Salisbury Athletic & Running Club,    finished in 3 hours 34 minutes and 59 seconds.

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