Entries are open for the 2014 Milton Keynes Marathon, the third edition of the race which launched in Olympic year. As previously it will take place on May Day Bank Holiday Monday which falls on 5 May next year. The course is fast, scenic and also includes a hugely atmospheric finish at Stadium MK, home of the MK Dons football team
Race director Andrew Hully is optimistic all entrants to the 201 event will savour the experience."Many people are unaware of what Milton Keynes has to offer. The race is a newcomer to the marathon calendar but is fast becoming established as a favourite due to the pleasant course, the fantastic stadium finish and last but not least the overwhelming support of the spectators, marshals and race officials.
"We're also really pleased that Skechers Performance Division are backing the event again for 2014. In 2014 we will have over 13 miles of fast, wide roads for the runners to get well into their stride before joining the scenic cycle paths. Also on offer for those not wishing to complete 26.2.miles is a half marathon event, new for 2014, and the ever popular Superhero Fun Run and Geoffrey Leaver Corporate Team Relay. 2014 is set to be the best year yet for Milton Keynes."
To enter, visit the event website.