Missed Out On London? Try Leeds
Run for a mate with a mate in 2024....
Did you miss out on the London Marathon ballot? Don't despair! Some really special events offer a fantastic alternative and the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon on Sunday 12 May 2024 is one of those alternatives.
Watch the city of Leeds come alive in honour of Leeds Rhino’s legend Rob Burrow MBE. Inspired by Kevin Sinfield OBE running challenges in recent years in support of his friend and team mate Rob, this very special marathon will once more aim to drive awareness and funds for Motor Neurone Disease.
A special marathon for good reason, the atmosphere, community spirit and camaraderie of the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon is unmatched. This year’s inaugural event saw over 12,000 runners take on the 26.2-mile challenge whether it be in honour of Rob, for a mate or for runners' own personal reasons. Will you be one of the runners taking on the challenge in 2024?
A marathon for everyone, runners of all abilities and ages are invited to take part. Whether you’re new to running or a seasoned pro, it doesn’t matter! Run to the beat of your own drum and experience a marathon like no other.
Now proudly known for it’s inclusive atmosphere, epic on route-entertainment and warm Yorkshire welcome, the Rob Burrow Leeds Marathon is a marathon not to be missed. Regardless of your reason for taking part, whether it be to chase a marathon PB, raise funds for a charity close to your heart or to run for a mate with a mate, you are guaranteed a day which will live with you forever and a finish line feeling you’ll never forget.
Image courtesy: Run For All.