Marathon

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As Charity of the Year for the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon, Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer’s Research UK have joined forces to launch the Dementia Revolution.
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Based in the historic town of Edinburgh, the Edinburgh Marathon Festival is an event for runners of all backgrounds and abilities, with people able to take part in different races across the weekend.

Paris Marathon
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The Paris Marathon is a fantastic European marathon passing iconic sites such as Notre Dame Cathedral, the Bastille and the Eiffel Tower before finishing in sight of the Arc de Triomphe.
GNR
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This popular marathon runs through picturesque York passing scenic country lanes and historic sites.
Brighton Marathon
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The Brighton Marathon starts with a loop of picturesque Preston Park and then takes in the best of the city centre, including the iconic Brighton Pavilion. 
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Part of the Richmond RUNFEST weekend, the Richmond Marathon starts in the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, before taking a scenic tour of Richmond, passing through the most beautiful part of London. The course is flat and there will be plenty of entertainment on route to keep you going every step of the way. 

Belfast City Marathon
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The entire city gets behind this event each year, with over 20,000 runners taking on the course that gives you a tour of the north, south, east and west of the city. 
Greater Manchester Marathon
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Starting and finishing at the iconic Emirates Old Trafford, this award winning event has been named the UK's flattest, fastest and friendliest marathon. 
Bournemouth Marathon Festival
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The Bournemouth Marathon Festival boasts beautiful coastal views and the opportunity to run the Boscombe and Bournemouth piers, before a spectacular finish in Lower Gardens.

New York
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Taking you from Staten Island through the Five Boroughs of New York to the finish in Central Park, the TCS New York City Marathon is an experience that stays with runners for a lifetime.
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The Berlin Marathon offers a world-famous flat and fast course, making it perfect for first time marathon runners and seasoned professionals alike.
Rock 'n' Roll Marathon
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The Rock 'n' Roll  Marathon series offers runners an amazing selection of events based in wonderful cities across the world.
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