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Athens Marathon 2018

Athens Marathon 2018

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The Athens Marathon is coming up on Sunday 11th of November 2018. With around 18,000 runners competing in the full marathon. There will be nearly 40,000 runners in total competing in a 5k and a 10k as well as the iconic full 42.2km race.

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The marathon course is based on the legend race, ran from the battle of marathon to Athens to announce the Greeks’ victory over the Persians. The competitive race is traced back to the Marathon race at the 1869 Olympics. The Athens Classic Marathon began in 1972.

For those taking photographs this weekend there could not be a better backdrop. The main event will end in the Panathenaic Stadium. This stadium hosted opening and closing ceremonies of the first Olympic games in 1869.

To all photographers – please upload your Athens Marathon Photographs as soon as possible. To all the runners good luck. Please search by your bib number so see photos of you on the big day.

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Chelmsford Marathon Photos


 

Chelmsford Marathon 2018

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  • When:  Sunday October 21st 2018
  • Where:  Chelmsford, CM2 0RW (map)
  • How much:  Affiliated – £40.00 / Non Affiliated – £42.00

Click HERE for a Map of the course 

Photos available HERE Simply enter your bib number to find yourself.

Its nearly time again for the Chelmsford Marathon 2018 and its not too late to sign up to take part in this event. This is the 5th year for the Marathon and continues to get bigger every year. The course takes you through the iconic Central and Admirals Park before sending runners into the beautiful Essex countryside surrounding the city.  This includes through the picturesque villages of Roxwell, Radley Green, Shellow Cross and Newney Green.

Entry fee includes a bespoke medal, technical runner shirt, goody bag, refreshments on route and chip timing. The race village provides toilets, baggage and changing facilities and refreshments.

The route will be well marshalled and sign posted with lead cyclists and a sweep runner. Pacers will be supporting runners looking to achieve times of 3.30 to 5.30 (in 15-min time slots). There will be regular water stations to keep runners hydrated and bottled water at the finish.

On completion of the race all finishers will receive a commemorative medal, technical T-shirt and goody bag. There will be trophies for the first three male and female runners across the line, male and female age category winners and individual team winners.

Back at the Central Park race hub, there will be great facilities including a free bag drop, sports therapists, and running supply shop, music and most importantly, hot and cold refreshments!

The Chelmsford Marathon raises vital funds for The J’s Hospice, which is Essex’s only community-based hospice service wholly dedicated to caring for young adults with life-limiting illnesses: providing tailored nursing and emotional care, advice and activities in their home or in the community.

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Good luck to all the runners and participants this year!

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Click Here to view the photos taken by the BIBSNAPPER team last year.

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Anyone planning to take photos at the event can upload them to bibsnapper.com Its fast, free and easy. Sign up today

 

The Great South Run 2018 Photos and Information

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The Great South Run is a 10 miles race through historic Portsmouth. This is a great distance for any budding endurance runner. This fast and flat 10-mile route tours Portsmouth’s sites, including Portsmouth Cathedral, the Spinnaker Tower and the HMS Victory. You may even get to hear HM Royal Marines band who often perform to passing runners. It was originally held in Southampton but the race moved to its current course. The Great South Run has been running since 1990. The Great South Run has become one of Europe’s most popular mass participation races over 10 miles, with a record 21,000 entries for the 2009 race.

When – Sunday October 21st 2018
Where – Portsmouth UK
How Much – £42

Time Simplyhealth Great South Run timetable – Sunday 21 October
07:00 Car parking on Southsea Common and information point opens
07:30 Baggage room opens at the Pyramid Centre
09:00 Start assembly area open
10:15 Simplyhealth Great South Run elite women’s race start
10:19 Start of wave for fast self-propelled wheelchairs and visually impaired runners
10:35 Simplyhealth Great South Run elite men and ORANGE wave start
10:52 Start of WHITE wave
11:09 Start of GREEN wave

 

The Course:

Starting and finishing on Clarence Esplanade in Southsea, the fast and flat course takes you through Old Portsmouth, home of the Portsmouth Cathedral before entering the Historic Dockyard. From here you’re granted permission to run past the Royal Navy’s current naval ships, and some of the most famous in the world including HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and the Mary Rose museum.

After exiting the Dockyard you reach the halfway point on Winston Churchill Avenue, before making your way back towards Southsea Common, where you’ll complete the final two miles on the scenic seafront.

The course is steeped in history dating as far back as 1212 and features charity cheering points, boost zones, bands on the run and unrivalled support from local residents and spectators.

There has been some famous winners of this event including Mo Farah won the race in 2009. Paula Radcliffe won the women’s race in 2008 in a time of 51 minutes 11 seconds.

Due to the large number of runners this will be a fantastic event for photographers and runners alike. Good luck this Sunday from the bibsnapper team.

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Peterborough Half Marathon Photos 2018

Peterborough Half Marathon Photos 2018

 

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  • When:  Sunday October 14th 2018
  • Where:  Peterborough
  • How much:  Affiliated – £29 / Non Affiliated – £31

Entry Link

https://www.perkinsgreateasternrun.co.uk/

The Perkins Great Eastern Run is a running event that takes place every year in Peterborough, United Kingdom This years event will take place on the 14th of October starting at 10.30 am. The event returned in 2006 after a 10-year absence and is growing in popularity every year. In 2013 the Perkins Great Eastern Run, which took place on 13 October, reached a record number entries, which was beaten in 2016 when 4262 runners ran the half-marathon and 1257 people took part in the Anna’s Hope Fun Run. Organisers reported that at one stage during the event more than 10,000 people were in the crowds on The Embankment as runners crossed the finish line. In 2017, numbers declined very slightly with 4193 finishers in the half-marathon.  There are 3 events on the day this year.

  • Half Marathon – A 21.09 KM (13.10 mi) race
  • Fun Run – A 4 km run which starts and finishes at the same place as the half marathon
  • Wheelchair Race – This follows the same route as the half marathon

Due to the large number of runners this will be a fantastic event for photographers and runners alike.

Anyone wanting to take photos at the event can upload them to bibsnapper.com Its fast, free and easy. Sign up today

Good luck this Sunday from the bibsnapper team.

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Chicago Marathon 2018

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Not long now until one of biggest event on the running calendar. To runners a photographers alike the Chicago Marathon is one of the Biggest on the list of great marathons. A massive 45,000 participants will be taking part. The Marathon is held in the amazing city of Chicago in Illinois, United States. Alongside the Boston, New York, London, Berlin and Tokyo it is one of the six World Marathon Majors. It is also a IAAF Gold Label race. The Chicago Marathon is the forth-largest race by number of finishers worldwide.
The race to be run on the 7th of October this year will be the 41st. the first race was back in 1977 with the original name of Mayor Daley Marathon. It is among the fastest growing marathon road races in the world, due in part to its fast and flat course. The sponsors Bank of America provide good prize money to lure in elite runners.
The marathon course is a loop course. The first 3 miles the runners go through the impressive downtown area. It stars and ends at Grant Park. The course loop is generally divided into three sections: North, West, and South. Near each of these directions, three of the city’s main stadiums are nearby at their turning points. Wrigley Field is near the north. The United Center is to the west. US Cellular Field is to the south. So there are many great spots to get some amazing photos of this impressive running event.
More information
https://www.chicagomarathon.com/
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Big Marathon Dates for 2018

The Big Marathon Dates for Photographers 2018 Diaries Worldwide

For both runners and photographers alike you need to get the following dates in your diary. The big marathons will be here before you know it and the major thing to remember for photographers is the more runners the more opportunity to get profitable photos. Marathon photos are very important for the runners and their families. Anyone who has been to watch a friend or family member run one of the big events will tell you how hard it can be to spot them during the race. Even harder is to capture them on camera…and harder still is to get a good shot, one they would want to keep forever. Luckily, this is where numbers come in. The more photographers we have out there the more probability of getting the perfect shot, and remember that for every photo you sell you get paid instantly….so make the most of 2018 with bibsnapper.com and make your photo count.

February 25th 2018 – Tokyo Marathon

30,000 participants each year

April 16th 2018 – Boston Marathon

30,000 participants each year

April 22nd 2018 – London Marathon

40,000 participants each year

September 16th 2018 – Berlin Marathon

40,000 participants each year

October 7th 2018 – Chicago Marathon

45,000 participants each year

November 4th 2018 – New York Marathon

Over 50,000 participants in 2017 making it the world’s largest marathon

With just these 6 marathons, over quarter of a million people will want to see images captured of the on the big day. This is not to mention the thousands of sporting events going on all over the world in 2018.

Good luck from Bibsnapper to both participants and photographers alike. Let us bring you together.

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