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Redway Runners gearing up for the MK Rightmove Marathon Weekend!

We spoke to Martin Lawrence, Chair of the Redway Runners, about how preparations are going. MK’s biggest running club, the Redway Runners, plays a vital role in the MK marathon, by training runners, providing volunteers and getting the people of Milton Keynes excited about the event which will take place on 5-6 May this year. […]

Meet Huw Jones, preparing to run his eighth MK Marathon!

Fully-fledged member of The Legends club returns to pound the redways once more. Huw Jones is one of an elite club of just 46 people who have run the MK Marathon seven times … and now he’s preparing to run his eighth at the 2019 Rightmove MK Marathon Weekend. But why does the 36-year-old Analyst […]

MK Marathon’s #MyMarathonMoment competition launches

Share your training highs for the chance to win a #MyMarathonMoment prize Organisers behind the Rightmove Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend have launched an exciting competition to showcase the beauty of Milton Keynes and other cities to the world of running! The 12,000 participants are being asked to post photos of their training runs on social […]

MK Marathon attracts sponsorship from MK’s household name brands!

Organisers delighted with sponsorship deals for 2019 In an incredible deal, the MK Marathon has attracted Rightmove – the UK’s largest and best-known property portal – as its major sponsor for 2019. The upcoming Bank Holiday event has been titled the Rightmove MK Marathon Weekend 2019 in the national property giant’s honour. Based in Caldecotte, […]

Book your spot on the MK Marathon Clinic 2019

Hurry, or you’ll miss out! Now is your last chance to book your spot at the MK Marathon Fitness Clinic 2019, on 11 February, with renowned UK Athletics coach Nick Anderson. If you’re running a race at the Rightmove MK Marathon Weekend on 5 or 6 May, the Clinic is the perfect place to prepare, […]

MK Marathon Weekend wins six awards for 2018 races!

Want to up your exercise and running game for 2019? Well shoot for the stars and join the award winning Rightmove MK Marathon weekend this year! The Rightmove MK Rocket 5K and the Rightmove MK Half Marathon were last year voted as the best races in their category by Women’s Running readers and the Rocket […]

NOW is the time to make it a Marathon of a year!

Registration for the 2019 Rightmove MK Marathon Weekend is open. It is set to be the biggest and best to date, the Rightmove Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend is preparing for over 12,000 people to take part in one of the its events, and “now is the time to set yourself a New Year challenge”, says […]


It was on your marks and super soakers at the ready for thousands of runners at the Milton Keynes Marathon and Half Marathon (7 May). They braved temperatures of 26 degrees on the hottest early May Bank Holiday on record. The local population deserved a gold medal for their kindness and support; employing a variety […]


The Milton Keynes Marathon is one of the biggest mass-participation sporting events in the region, and as well as providing a boost for charities and encouraging healthy activity, it’s also a great opportunity for businesses. Close to 12,000 runners are expected to sign up for the seventh annual event on Monday 7th May. Sponsors see […]