Marathon routes for walking

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22/01/2013 at 13:39


I'm sadly unable to run due to illness, but am looking to train up to walk a marathon this summer as part of a charity campaign for CFS/ME.  I'm looking for any marathon (or half marathon) routes in London and the South East that I could use as a basis for the walk, but don't know if there's somewhere out there that has defined routes for people to use?

Any resources or pointers would be really appreciated!



22/01/2013 at 13:41

Have a look on  People draw or import maps of race routes, which you can search for, or look for routes in your area.

22/01/2013 at 14:02

What about the thames path? im sure i read somewhere that, thats a nice run/walk. It might have even been on this website.

Good luck. 

22/01/2013 at 14:21

Thanks! Mapmyrun is awesome, giving me a heap of choices.

Just what I needed.


22/01/2013 at 16:57

Try the Long Distance Walking Association - they have planned walking events of marathon distance and beyond...

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