Monday 30th May – Olympic Marathon Test Event

Monday 30th May – Olympic Marathon Test Event

OAC’s Ian Fisher was one of 39 elite club runners who completed this morning’s controlled test event around next year’s London Olympics Marathon route.

A full report in The Telegraph.

Ian comments, “It consisted of one two mile lap followed by three big laps between the start on the Mall and the Tower of London, with the pack finishing together in 2.57.44, although it was hard to hold back”.

Ian was joined by other local athletes Darran Bilton, Ray Ward and Paul Marchant.

The Marathon test event started at 6am ahead of the BUPA London 10,000m.

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