Sometime around 6am, I awake to the sounds of morning prayer from the nearby mosque. It seems that the loudhailer is broken, so the imam resorts to shouting at the top of his impressive lungs. I realise that I have slept for a full 10 hours, not something I am used to in the sticky air of Sierra Leone. The night has been unusually cool...Read More
Hello runners! Yes, runners. If you have 2 legs, you can run. And from there, the opportunities are endless.
I’m Nic, an Australian that has called London home for the past two and a half years. I am a Brand Ambassador for Nike, as well as a Mountain Ultra Trail Runner. Basically, I like running far longer than the marathon distance, and in some of the most beautiful natural locations in the world. 100 milers are my distance (for now).Read More
The Street Child Sierra Leone Marathon is back and we are hoping to make this year’s race the biggest and best one yet. Can you believe that this will be the fifth Sierra Leone Marathon… where has the time gone!
It has been over 2 months since I left Sierra Leone and once again I’m itching to get back.Read More
We have partnered with PT Daniel McCarroll. Here he shares a few tips to help with your Sierra Leone Marathon preparations to ensure you are getting the most out of what you put in.Read More
It has been around 15 months since I left Sierra Leone and that was 15 months too long.
I left after the Marathon in May last year and obviously due to the Ebola crisis it became difficult to return, but I’m certainly glad to be back here now.Read More