The London Marathon is a great spectator event and the large crowds make it a superb event for the dedicated runners who flog themselves round the length of the course. I saw the 2014 Paris Marathon and the support was very low key and it is basically runners, yes I know that they are all runners, but there is very little in the way of dressing up for the event. It took place in early April and there just doesn’t seem to be that much interest in it. But then again they do have the finish of the world’s greatest cycle race. And maybe the event will grow anyway. Well back to the London event of 2014 and there I was at mile 22 when this girl just beamed as I was taking a photo. She must have been extremely hot in this outfit and still had four miles to go but she was obviously still enjoying it. Copyright Junagarh Media, http://www.junagarhmedia.co.uk.
As much as I like running I never really get beyond 10Km at any one time. So to see people running the London Marathon is always an impressive thing to see. And this runner has to be one of the most amazing people running this event. I couldn’t get round 26 miles even if I did all the training yet here is a man at mile 22 of the 2014 marathon carrying a fridge on his back and raising money for Cancer Research. That’s what you call awesome.