I have just heard!
Apparently, I have just seen this while googling for Brighton 10k results. The first Brighton Marathon marathon is going to take place on April 19th 2009. That should make up for a lot of disapointed people not getting into London and great place for a marathon as well!
Check out the link and register for yourself!
Good news, have registered my interest too. Does anyone know anything about the organisers?
Hi, I have done a bit of digging and found out that it something to do with ex athlete Tim Hutchings who works at London Marathon and Active Europe I believe?
charliecub - thanks for that info, it sounds like he should know what he's doing.
Hippo - it didn't take you long to find this thread!
I will apply for London 2009 but if I get it will defer in favour of this
The Brighton half is quality and a marathon there would be awesome !!!!
3:30 or bust. Do you not think that is a little unfair taking a place of someone who wants to do the FLM. You are only supposed to defer a place if you are injured not just because you fancy doing another race.
I think this is going to be a very popular event for those that don't get into FLM as it is around the same time. I have done the half marathon there and its a great event and again very popular.
Lets make Brighton the new London! More chance of getting in, not as much queing and hassle!
I can't stop thinking about Ditchling Beacon though........................ They wouldn't... would they?!?!?!?!?
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