Category: Event review

Category: Event review

Verona Marathon
Image November 20, 2019 Event review Pietro

Italy is a country famous for its art, food, wine, history… but not many know how interesting is the amount of running events organized in my country. A list offering many options for who wants to combine the enjoyment of the elements listed above, with the sense of accomplishment of crossing a finish line. Oddly

International Marathon of Beaujolais
Image November 12, 2019 Event review Pietro

Photo Credit : Le Patriote Beaujolais Val de Saône Looking for a personal best? The International Marathon of Beaujolais is definitely not the event for that! But if you want a crazy event where fun and wine are mixing with a challenging, semi-trail course path, this is the event for you! I must admit, when

Bari Half Marathon
Image October 28, 2019 Event review Pietro

I decided to run the Bari Half Marathon for several reasons: first of all, it is the part of Italy where I am from. This has been only my second Half Marathon in Italy, and I like the idea to combine a trip to my family to a running event. Secondly, the weather conditions are

Brussels Marathon
Image October 7, 2019 Event review Pietro

Writing the Brussels Marathon review (I actually subscribed to the half marathon!) was interesting for two reasons. The first one, the usual interest in writing down my impression on the event’s strengths and weaknesses. The second point is that this is the first time I have been booking an event just the week before. In

Tallinn Marathon
Image September 27, 2019 Event review Admin Admin

My first race in the Autumn season was the biggest running event in the Baltic area, the Tallinn Marathon. It was a hard choice between two races for a Libra, but at the end, Tallinn won against the Vilnius Marathon, thanks to its superb homepage, Facebook and Instagram sites. They used these media for daily

Helsinki City Running Day
Image September 22, 2019 Event review Pietro

The Helsinki City Running day is an event, usually in May, organized in the Finnish capital. It includes several races, for all type of participants. There are in fact full marathon, half marathon, a 5K walking or running event and a mini marathon for kids. A differentiating factor of this event is the possibility, for

Superhalfs half marathon series
Image September 8, 2019 Event review,News Pietro

The superhalfs half marathon series website opens with a question: “runners love a challenge, right?”. Damn if you are right! And for traveling runners like us, what is best if this challenge entails to visit five iconic European cities, each one hosting a IAAF labeled high quality event? Loving half marathons, traveling and challenges, and

Edinburgh Marathon Festival
Image July 31, 2019 Event review Pietro

Review of Edinburgh Marathon Festival May is a month when the choice of the right running event can be complicated. In some locations, summer is already kicking in, and temperatures become challenging. On the other hand, in May the running season at high latitudes is blooming, giving some interesting choices. The Edinburgh Marathon Festival fits

Athens Half Marathon
Image July 23, 2019 Event review Pietro

How many runners dream of participating to an event in Athens? I am therefore glad to review the Athens half marathon for travelling runners. The full marathon official event connects Athens with Marathon, as it was covered by the Greek soldier Philippides to deliver the message of victory against the Persians in Athens’ acropolis, 2500

Bucharest Half Marathon
Image July 22, 2019 Event review Pietro

Introduction Are you looking for a running event in spring that can involve runners aiming at different distances, especially if you have kids? Would you like to visit a beautiful European capital, aside the most popular destinations? Does the majesty of the communist architecture, and its palaces and squares, fascinate you? If you answer yes