World Marathon Challenge


Join hundreds of others around the world by taking part in the World Marathon Challenge, a relay event where teams of 26-36 runners try to break the world marathon record.

Each team competes at their own venue where team members’ take turns running 200m legs until the full 26.2 mile distance is completed.

The grand finale will be on Wednesday 5th October 2016 but teams can compete and enter their time up to two weeks beforehand.

Younger children can take part in the WORLD 5,000m CHALLENGE a relay event in which teams are challenged to beat the 5,000m world record