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Winter Is Here…What Should I Wear?

Make sure you’ve got the right kit and the right shoes! After one very hot summer here in the UK, winter has well and truly arrived and I’m now definitely noticing the cold chill on my hands during my run – time to dig out the gloves and winter kit! Correct kit creates confidence Many […]

CRUK – Jen’s Story

Cancer Research UK are the only ones fighting over 200 cancers, including the one that matters most to you. Their life-saving work is funded entirely by the generosity of supporters just like Jen, who is running the 2019 Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon for the third year in a row. Here’s her inspirational story. “I’ve run […]

10 top tips to Surviving the Festive Period

Mince pies are on the shelf, Slade is already being piped into your local supermarket and the festive period is now just around the corner. Here are our top ten tips for making the most of this wonderful time of year! 1) One of the wonderful things about running regularly is that it allows you to […]

Christmas Training

How far into your training should you be at christmas? So, the Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon is booked and at one point it seemed like the date was ages away, right? But now Christmas is coming which means that when the festive period is over, there are only 9 weeks to go! It’s a good […]

Join Our Exclusive Training Evening

Want some guidance from industry experts, the Official Coach and the Race Director? Come and join us for an evening of talks and a training session. The Session will take place at Anglia Ruskin University on Monday, January 14, 2019, between 17:30 – 21:30. Make sure to come down for the session which will include Q&A […]

2019 Is A Sell Out!

The Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon sells out in less than 24 hours! Since the inaugural event in 2012, the Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon has established itself as one of the UK’s biggest and most beautiful closed road Half Marathons. The 2019 event, taking place on Sunday March 3, promises to be the most memorable event […]

The Training Programme For You

Its time to choose your training programme, by now you should have seen the key info from RunningWithUs on how to choose the best plan for your ability, below are the links to download them and start your training! When using these plans please make sure to use the #CambridgeHalfUK for us to keep up […]

How To Choose the Right Training Plan

We have listed the essential guidelines for choosing your training programme. Choosing the right plan for you will be key. We want you on the start line at the Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon healthy and in the best shape possible. THE NEWBIE If you are very new to running or you are stepping back into exercise, […]

Meet Ben Blowes.

A 5-minute interview with one of the toughest contestants the Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon has ever seen. Meet Ben Blowes, Guinness World Record holder and the world’s fastest half marathon runner… with a TUMBLEDRYER on his back! So, Ben Great to Meet you, can you Introduce yourself for people who may not know you? My […]

Getting started with your training

Getting started … Where to begin? So, you’ve got a place in the 2019 Saucony Cambridge Half Marathon! Where to start? The fact you already have a goal is the first step – this will give you the motivation and determination to see it through to the end. You’re already ahead of the game if […]