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The MTG Cord Marathon: The Final Frontier

The challenge To run 26.2 miles in one day across 4 towns/cities in the UK, spelling out ‘CORD’ – the name of the charity the run was in aid of. The challenge was set for the 15 November 2014 and we gave ourselves just 10 weeks’ notice to prepare.  The training for this event was […]

MTG Cord Marathon: So nearly there

There are less than 2 weeks to go until the MTG Cord Marathon.  In my last blog I mentioned how we were up to 6.2 miles.  Looking back that doesn’t seem much but at the time it was literally couch to 10k in 4 weeks and I could hardly believe I was able to run […]

MTG Cord Marathon Training Update

We have all been busy training for the Marathon in a day on 15 November and are not feeling quite so scared any longer (I may be the exception to that!).  26.2 miles is a long way……I have discovered……having run a maximum distance in training of 6.2 miles! So far training has included strength training will […]

MTG Cord Marathon

Exciting news this week!  The founder of MTG has decided to run a marathon in the course of a day for our charity of the year, Cord.  Taking in the sights in Cambridge, Oxford, Reading and Devizes it is expected the adventure will take 16 hours to complete.  To read more click here.

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