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Benjamin Parkes
Race Day Tips & Advice - London Marathon Edition!

Race Day Tips & Advice - London Marathon Edition!

Hello Everyone! Over the next few weeks I’ll be putting out some specific tips for the major Spring marathons in the UK.. London, Brighton, Manchester, Edinburgh and Liverpool. These are race specific.. I'll be posting general race day tips as well shortly.. This week I’m starting with London! I’ve been lucky enough to run it four times, twice for charity and twice by qualifying to run off the Championship start line for my club.  Earlier this week I made a video with all my tips.. so if you’d rather watch and see all the key London Marathon landmarks along the way then you...

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Benjamin Parkes
Brighton Marathon Advice and Tips!

Brighton Marathon Advice and Tips!

Hello Everyone! I hope you are having a great week.. back today with some more specific race advice and tips, this week it’s the turn of Brighton, the third biggest marathon in the UK! (Liverpool and Edinburgh will be along shortly) I’ve been lucky enough to race it 3 times, it’s certainly one of the better ones out there, so without further a do.. here’s my advice on a perfect day out by the seaside.   - The race starts at 9:45am in Preston Park for the majority of runners. This is slightly outside the city centre, so if you are travelling by...

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