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Vitality Reading Half Marathon – 3rd April 2016

Trek and Run were supported during this event by; Salba Chia  & Helly Hansen Photos by Vijay Algoo, Steve Kimberley and Marathon Foto Part 1 by Dave Sherman The Reading Half Marathon and I have history – and it’s not good… Back in 2012 Reading had been my second ever half marathon and I’d gotten so carried away with the atmosphere on race day (including accepting a beer from the unofficial 11km pub drink station) that I’d spectacularly blown up late in the race resulting in a finish time of…

Vitality Reading Half Marathon

by Stuart Obbard. Photos by Stuart Obbard and Adam Nash Wow!! What a great race and one I would definitely do again. Reading. you have certainly excelled yourself with this race! A race starts several months before when you have to go on-line and sign up. For this race the process was painless and then the regular emails started. These emails included updating runners on parking, what to expect on race day and what to tell our supporters. I like this, I find this information helps make my race day…

The Endure24 Team Relay Race, Wasing Park, Reading, England, 2013

Trek and Run entered this event with solo and team representatives. Here’s a view of the day from the Team’s point of view. Below is our review of the event, and a film. Trek and Run were supported during this race by Asics www.asics.co.uk Windermere Marina Village www.wmv.co.uk Maxifuel www.maxifuel.com Adidas www.adidas.co.uk Canterbury Clothing www.canterbury.com & Helly Hansen Clothing www.hellyhansen.com Part 1, By Howard As with most things it happens through a random text or phone call or a chat in the pub. This time the phone went off and it was 52 marathon man Kevin…

The Endure24 Solo and Team Relay Race, Wasing Park, Reading, England, 2013

Trek and Run sent 2 teams to this event, a team and a Solo runner. Here’s a look at the day from the Solo runners point of view. Below is our review of the event, and a film. Trek and Run were supported during this race by Asics www.asics.co.uk Windermere Marina Village www.wmv.co.uk Maxifuel www.maxifuel.com Adidas www.adidas.co.uk Canterbury Clothing www.canterbury.com & Helly Hansen Clothing www.hellyhansen.com First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route. This was a new challenge for me – I’d never…

The Reading Half Marathon

The Reading Half Marathon was held on Sunday 1st April, 2012 First of all, here’s a film of the event, it’ll give you an idea of what to expect from the route. Part 1; by Dave Wise This race had 2 very noticeable high points. First was the crowd support, which was immense, with most of the route lined with cheering locals. The second was the finish, in the Reading Football Club stadium, where thousands clapped and shouted as we ran through the tunnel that linked outer road to pitch…