Get Marathon Ready

How to get marathon ready

Marathon tips for runners and supporters

It’s marathon season, from London to Paris to Brighton to Boston, and including the ultimate for many, the Marathon Des Sables.

Whether you’re running or supporting, here’s how to get ready.

Tips for marathon runners

Marathon Runners

Lots of training and marathon day tips from me, including…

Marathon Runners: useful things for you

  •  Write it down! There’s a lot to remember to do.

You feel better when you get it out of your head, onto paper, and better again when you tick it off! 

  • Don’t let nerves make you forget a vital piece of kit.

Use an AOYS checklist to be sure you’ve got everything you need. 

  • Finally remember your supporters and sponsors.

Send them a card that shows how much their support of your running has helped.

Tips for marathon supporters