Abingdon Marathon

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04/01/2006 at 11:42
I am so disappointed that I cannot do this race, as I am doing the GSR on the same date.

This was my first marathon, will have to try and do it in 2007.
04/01/2006 at 11:43
Bugger is it the same day ?

I will also have to find another late year marathon looks like cardiff or luton for me

year 4 at the GSR for me
04/01/2006 at 11:49
Gobi - GSR is two weeks later that last year. I have paid for GSR, and it is at the end of hubbys holiday. We thought we would take the caravan and spend a few days there and explore Portsmouth.
04/01/2006 at 11:51
Hi Tracey

I have already entered GSR as I live about an hr away and had planned to do Abingdon as my attempt at a 3hr marathon

Gobi
11/01/2006 at 10:36
I PLAN to do this!!
12/01/2006 at 17:00
I am looking for an autumn marathon to attempt a P.B. would anyone who has done this one tell me if it will be good for that. Is there any support along route? is it well organised?
12/01/2006 at 17:08
yes it is a good course
12/01/2006 at 17:25
Oh no, not again...
12/01/2006 at 17:31
It is a fast course. It can be lonely if you are a slow runner, but very supportive marshals, one even gave me a mars bar. I finished in 5:53:53 and the was still people in the grandstand to cheer me home.

Wendy, and for us ladies, plenty of bushes and pub to go a toliet.
13/01/2006 at 00:37
Wendy, the course loops around and goes through the town centre twice, so lots of opportunities for supporters.
13/01/2006 at 05:52
Must enter early this year!
13/01/2006 at 08:11
Great race, good marshalling and in the main good support.

Abingdon 2005 was my first marathon and I'm planning to be back this year.

Mike T
13/01/2006 at 18:55
Thanks everyone. Youv'e sold it to me!
13/01/2006 at 19:13
Maybe I'll try again this year......
13/01/2006 at 19:16
:o)

13/01/2006 at 19:41
Wendy - you will have a great time. I wished I had not double booked now.
18/01/2006 at 19:21
oh goodee
cardiff is the week before again!
then beachy head


YIPEEEEEEEEE
18/01/2006 at 19:33
Hippo - Go girl.
18/01/2006 at 19:34
Knowing how popular it got last year I'm thinking that I should maybe enter early..... but I don't want the same thing to happen again!!!
18/01/2006 at 19:42
Mitten - 2006, will be your PB year. It is a great race.

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