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21 Jun

Big Apple, Bigger Appeal

There is still time to take your place at the startline at the world’s largest marathon – the TCS New York City Marathon. Taking you from Staten Island through the five boroughs of New York to the finish in Central Park, this will be an experience that stays with runners for a lifetime.

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20 Jun

Profeet Pair Claim World Best Sprint Times

Emma and Max after setting new world bests

Two members of staff from London sports store Profeet, Emma Kirk-Odunubi and Max Willcocks, have set new world best times for the ‘Fastest 100m Wearing Ski Boots’. Guinness World Records has confirmed that Max is the new fastest male over 100m, with his time of 14.09 seconds eclipsing the previous record of 17.65 set in 2015 by German Andre Ortolf. Emma’s time of 16.86 seconds would have beaten the existing world record and now stands as the first official time for the fastest female over 100m.

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16 Jun

Aegean Airlines Offering Discounted Flights For Limassol Marathon

Limassol beach scene

Organisers of the 2018 Limassol Marathon have announced special flight rates with Greek airline Aegean Airlines for all international runners travelling to the event on the weekend of Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 March 2018. Aegean is offering a 40% discount on all direct flights to Cyprus and a 20% discount on all connecting flights to Cyprus for all passengers who book between 13-19 June 2017.

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