Milton Keynes Marathon Returns Home to Stadium:MK with a 5-Year Agreement.
Milton Keynes – The organisers of the Milton Keynes Marathon are thrilled to announce that the iconic event will be returning in 2024 to its rightful home, Stadium:MK, after a brief stint at Campbell Park earlier this year. The marathon, which has grown in stature since its inception in 2012, will again be held at the renowned Stadium:MK, home to the MK Dons Football Club, for the next five years. This move marks a significant milestone for the event, promising participants, and spectators an unforgettable experience with unparalleled facilities and an electric atmosphere.
Andy Gibb, the Group Sales Director at Stadium:MK, expressed his excitement about the partnership, stating, “The MK Marathon is an iconic event for the City of Milton Keynes, and we are absolutely delighted that Stadium:MK will be the home of the event for the next five years. We very much look forward to welcoming Andy, the team, and all the runners and supporters back to Stadium:MK.”
The Milton Keynes Marathon has gained immense popularity as an ideal alternative to the London Marathon. The event’s central location, its prestigious venue, varied route, enthusiastic crowd support, excellent rewards, and unforgettable stadium finish, set it apart from other marathons in the UK. The picturesque course takes runners along wide, tree-lined boulevards, through traditional villages, beautiful parks, and lakes of Milton Keynes, showcasing the city’s beauty. The unwavering support from the cheering crowds adds an extra boost of motivation to the participants, making their journey all the more memorable.
Participants of the Milton Keynes Marathon are rewarded not only with a sense of accomplishment but also with a well-organized event that caters to their needs. The commitment to providing top-quality facilities and services ensures that every participant can focus on achieving their personal best. Moreover, the stadium finish grants them the opportunity to cross the finish line in the grandeur of a professional sports venue, an experience that sets this marathon apart from others.
“We are delighted to return to Stadium:MK, and we’re confident that this homecoming will elevate the Milton Keynes Marathon to even greater heights,” said Andy Hully, race director, the dedicated organiser behind the event. “Our vision for this marathon has always been to create an unforgettable experience for both seasoned runners and newcomers, and the support from Stadium:MK helps us realise this vision.”
Stadium:MK boasts impressive amenities that make it a prime venue for the Milton Keynes Marathon. With state-of-the-art facilities and accommodating space, Stadium:MK ensures an enjoyable race day experience for all attendees. The race will have access to top-notch amenities, including what is probably the best baggage service of any race in the UK, ensuring that runners can focus solely on their performance. Additionally, the venue offers ample and convenient toilets for up to 30,000 people, eliminating any inconvenience for participants and spectators alike. The stadium’s atmospheric finish is sure to fuel the runners with an adrenaline rush as they sprint toward the end of their remarkable journey.
The Milton Keynes Marathon, with its exceptional route, outstanding facilities, and enthusiastic crowd, has solidified its reputation as one of the UK’s most sought-after marathons. The return to Stadium:MK signifies a promising future for the event, providing participants with an unparalleled experience for the next five years.
For more information and registration details, please visit https://mkmarathon.com/.