“We’ll do it for Mr Brightside”

There will be a flash of orange at the start of this year’s Kielder Marathon, as a group of very special runners from Ipswich club Jogging and Fitness for all (JAFFA) led by Hannah Wood, take to the trails. Hannah, 42, and a handful of others are making the trip from Ipswich in October to […]

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Record breaking weekend at Kielder

Full marathon and first-ever half marathon run on day two A record number of runners descended on Kielder Water and Forest Park, Northumberland today for ‘Britain’s most beautiful marathon and half marathon (4 October). And Middlesbrough’s Matthew Jones, was crowned the new champion of the Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon, while Karl Taylor was the inaugural […]

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Brilliant Start to Britain’s Most Beautiful

Brilliant start to Britain’s most beautiful marathon weekend More than one thousand runners took part in the first half of a famous North East sporting weekend today (3 October). The Kielder 10K, part of the Active Northumberland Kielder Marathon weekend held at Northumbrian Water’s Leaplish Waterside Park in Kielder Water & Forest Park, drew in […]

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Formula One friends to go full throttle in 10K

Formula One friends to go full throttle in Kielder 10K Six members of the Manor Marussia F1 team and their friends are set to compete on a very different kind of race track in Northumberland next month. The 14-strong running team, which includes Manor’s President and Sporting Director, Graeme Lowdon, will be gearing up for […]

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