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Runners are racing to sign up for the Milton Keynes Marathon with organisers preparing for their biggest event so far when it returns for its sixth year on Monday 1st May as one of the flagship events of the MK50 celebrations. Entries are already up 25% on previous years with the number of runners predicted […]

Runners triumph at the 5th MK Marathon

A colourful wave of over 8,000 runners took to the streets of Milton Keynes for the Milton Keynes Marathon events on Sunday 1st and Monday 2nd May.   Warmer than expected conditions greeted the runners who tackled the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon, BMI The Saxon Clinic MK Marathon Relay, the new MK […]

The MK Marathon is on course for its biggest year yet!

Nearly 6,000 people have already signed up for the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon on Monday 2nd May. For 2016, there are new routes for both for the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon. The new routes now make more of Milton Keynes’ green spaces while putting participants through their paces, making […]

Smash your PB with a fast and fun 5k!

Race organisers of the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon are delighted to be able to add a brand new event to the city’s running calendar: the MK Rocket 5K. The organisers are confident that the MK Rocket 5k will live up to its name with a fast downhill 5K event on closed roads […]

MK named 3rd fastest Marathon in the UK

A recent study by names the Super Six Fastest marathons in the UK. We are very proud to say that MK came in 3rd, which is amazing news. When standing on the start line of a marathon, we all have a target time in our head. No matter if you’re gunning for a sub-3 […]

A green city with a sporting heart

‘I have run 3 London marathons, one Prague marathon and one Edinburgh marathon. Milton Keynes was by far the best.’   Recognised as one of the top 10 marathons in the UK, the everydayhero MK Marathon provides one of the greenest marathon routes and a genuine stadium finish. Now in its 5th year we tell […]

everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon runs like clockwork

Another glorious day for Milton Keynes with thousands of runners, spectators and 500 event crew coming together for the 4th MK Marathon event. Nearly 5,000 runners signed up to take part in the 2015 event, which took place on Bank Holiday Monday 4th May. Thousands of spectators, supporters and charities lined the streets and Redways […]

Countdown is on for Milton Keynes Half Marathon!

The everydayhero Milton Keynes Half Marathon is ready to burst on to the city’s streets on Monday 4th May 2015 when thousands of runners pull on their trainers. Ran alongside the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon, the half marathon is in its second year and once again is on course to raise thousands of pounds for […]

May the Fourth Be With You!

On Bank Holiday Monday 4th May 2015, the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon & Half Marathon returns to Milton Keynes for the fourth year and organisers are hoping for the best year to date. Registrations are still open for the event, voted in 2014 as one of the UK’s top marathon races by readers of Runner’s […]

Support Your Local Marathon

We need your help to make the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon and Geoffrey Leaver Marathon Relay happen and ensure all the participants have a fantastic time. In 2014 five hundred volunteers got involved and had a great time making the everydayhero Milton Keynes Marathon a wonderful success for both runners and spectators. The event was […]

MK Marathon Supports MK Dons SET

Organisers of the Milton Keynes Marathon are proud to be helping support The Milton Keynes Sports & Education Trust (MK Dons SET). Pictured handing over a fundraising cheque Andy Hully, Race Director of the Milton Keynes Marathon, said “We’re delighted to be able to raise awareness of a charity that supports so many adults and […]

Be Part of Milton Keynes’ Top Team Running Challenge

The Geoffrey Leaver Marathon Relay is a great way for local people to get active with your friends, club-mates and work colleagues to raise money for your favourite charity. The marathon relay event has formed part of the highly successful Milton Keynes Marathon since the inaugural event in 2012, and is now an integral part […]

APLE Haulage

This year’s Skechers Performance Milton Keynes Marathon wasn’t held in the baking temperatures of the 2013 event when temperatures reached 21 degrees Celsius, but it was still a warm dry day.   The dry weather might have been good news for runners and spectators but with over 5,000 runners signed up to take part in […]

Story from the Sole

Skechers Performance Milton Keynes Marathon is Sutherland’s 100th Running a marathon is a pretty significant event for anyone, but Paul Sutherland has just completed his 100th marathon at the Skechers Performance Milton Keynes Marathon. Of course, Sutherland’s story didn’t start with a marathon. In 1993 at the age of 26 he entered his first event, […]