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The Round Reading Ultra Marathon (RRUM) takes place on Saturday July 28th 2018, taking in a fabulous multi terrain course that circumnavigates the town of Reading, Berkshire.

Youll have a choice of a 50km route or a 100km route. The course will include a variety of terrain, including flat river and canal towpaths, undulating woodland trails, country lanes and paths through Reading's many urban green spaces.

Round Reading Ultra Marathon

Earley, Wokingham, GB
2 races
£48£65
Round Reading Ultra Marathon
Official Partner

A great opportunity to run on closed roads on a fast, flat course! Voted 3rd in the 'PB POTENTIAL' category in Runners World Races of the Year 2013 Awards. Suitable for beginners, PB-Hunters and competitive athletes alike.

Now in its 8th year, the Maidenhead Half Marathon is an established favourite in the local race calendar: it is known for its enthusiastic spectator support, impeccable organisation, and most of all its undisputed PB-potential. Held on closed roads around urban Maidenhead and scenic Cookham, this is a fast race on a flat course, and will delight everyone whether you want to improve your race time or embark on your very first half marathon.

Maidenhead Half Marathon

Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, GB
Maidenhead Half Marathon
Official Partner

Open your season with this stunning sportive. The Black Legend is the tale of forbidden love, passion and murder, played out on top of the highest and most sacred hill on the Wiltshire Berkshire border and the Black Legend Sportive will take you up this very same hill. Set in the beautiful countryside of the Berkshire, Lambourn and Marlborough Downs, the three well designed, anti-clockwise routes, roll along quiet country lanes passing through picturesque country villages. Each of the three courses starts and finishes at the John OGaunt School in Hungerford.

The Black Legend Epic, Standard and Short

Hungerford, West Berkshire, GB
3 races
£25£29
The Black Legend Epic, Standard and Short
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The flat route embraces Reading's waterways for much of the distance, offering an appealing, multi-surfaced course that takes in rural, modern and historical areas of the town and surrounding countryside.

Reading O2O 10K, 3k and 1k

Reading, Reading, GB
3 races
£7£18
Reading O2O 10K, 3k and 1k
Official Partner

Enjoy a superb scenic multi-terrain half marathon route starting and finishing in the prestigious Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre. The course follows the Thames between Marlow and Henley, before looping back through beautiful countryside. Fantastic facilities and magnificent spectator-friendly start/finish by the River. Children's races to keep the young ones occupied while the main races are on.

The races start and finish at Bisham Abbey National Sports Centre, off Marlow Road, Bisham, Marlow, SL7 1RT. Look for the Purple Patch gantry!

Water of Life Half Marathon & 10k

Marlow, GB
Water of Life Half Marathon & 10k
Official Partner

A lovely point-to-point race from Cowley Recreation Ground, Uxbridge, along the Grand Union Canal to Cassiobury Park, Watford. A flat, scenic, unusual, multi-terrain course, traffic-free apart from one minor road crossing near the start.

Grand Union Canal Autumn Half Marathon

Uxbridge, GB
Grand Union Canal Autumn Half Marathon

Rugged Radnage 10k on 18th November 2018 - an amazing 10k race in wonderful surroundings.
The Rugged Radnage 10k is a challenging mixed terrain 10K race, taking place in the Chiltern Hills around the village of Radnage, 5 minutes from junction 5 on the M40.
Weve had fantastic feedback, with the race route and the abundant helpful marshals being commented on repeatedly. Come and enjoy the atmosphere and cheer on the runners. Refreshments and food can be purchased at The Village Hall.

Rugged Radnage 10K

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, GB
Rugged Radnage 10K

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