Mark Cooper – Edinburgh endurance athlete

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go” TS Eliot   Mark Cooper is an extraordinary young man living in Edinburgh.  On the 1st of May, he will embark on an epic journey: running through Holland, Belgium, France and Spain completing 50 marathons in 56 days.  That’s a […]

EVENT – Meadows Marathon, Sunday 7th March

The annual Meadows Marathon is taking place this year on Sunday 7th March. It’s not an actualy 26 mile marathon, but a half one (13miles) with a 5km fun run option, so something suitable for most people. If you don’t want to run, you can perhaps volunteer or just offer moral and vocal support by spectating.   Registration […]

REVIEW – Edinburgh Marathon 2009 & Photos

Today I helped Myeloma UK run a hydration station for part of the Albert Bartlett Edinburgh Marathon 2009 I just want to express my admiration for all those who took part in such hot conditions and I hope that the spectators encouraging runners helped a little.  A lot of people were running for charities, and […]