Tag: marathon

Tag: marathon

TCS Amsterdam Marathon
October 18, 2020 Pietro

  Click on the image to go to the official event webpage The course leads the participants through Amsterdam’s city centre and passes many highlights, which would also be worth a separate sightseeing tour. The start and finish of the marathon take place in front of the grandstand in the Olympic Stadium. This splendidly renovated,

Tallinn Marathon
September 11, 2020 Pietro

Click on the image above to go to the official event webpage Tallinn Marathon Estonia’s largest running event – Tallinn Marathon and Optibet 10 km – feature a true birthday bash in 2019! Jubilee celebrations include Tallinn city’s 800th anniversary since its first mentioning, 30 years since the first ever Tallinn Marathon and 20th jubilee

Edinburgh Marathon Festival
May 24, 2020 Pietro

Click on the image above to go to the official event webpage Marathon Fast & flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it’s your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The Edinburgh Marathon has sold out every year since 2008 and is the

Night Marathon Luxembourg
May 23, 2020 Pietro

Click on the image to go to the official event webpage At dusk, in the narrow streets and alleys of the old town, never-ending rows of spectators standing on both sides of the course, absolute pandemonium at Place Guillaume, the quiet green parks in the city centre, small festivals in the exclusive residential areas. Marathon

Copenhagen Marathon 2020
May 17, 2020 Pietro

Click on the image to go to the official event webpage On Sunday, May 17th, 2020, the 41th edition of the Copenhagen Marathon will be taking place. Following an amazing and unforgettable anniversary edition with participation of the biggest number of entrants in race history, the city of Copenhagen is ready to welcome runners to be

Races shorter than anticipated
Image November 28, 2019 News Pietro

Yes, there are races shorter than anticipated. I am not referring to the case you go out for a 10K, and you end tired or drained after 5-6K. Or, even worse, when you arrive home with your GPS tracking system stating you’ve run 9.89 km. I usually run an extra block to have a round

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

Feelings behind when you run an event
Image November 14, 2019 Running journey Pietro

What are the feelings behind when you run an event? When you run in an event, like an half marathon, or a full one, you are alone. Alone with your thoughts, your heartbeat, your pace, your breath. When you run in an event, you are not alone. You are part of a big snake, departing

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

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