Marathon Training Days for 2015

Get ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon Ready With Runners Need



The ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon takes place on Sunday 19th April and is the UK’s flattest, fastest and friendliest marathon. The race was voted the UK’s Best Marathon by The Running Awards 2014 and it also won the Most Improved Race at the Runner’s World Personal Best Awards last year.

ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon has teamed up with Runners Need, ASICS, MYASICS, Breathe Unity and Myprotein to present Marathon Training Days for 2015, which include a series of talks designed to prepare you for your marathon. This is a great chance for anybody preparing for the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon to get some professional advice on training in the build up to race day.

Sports nutrition experts Myprotein will be teaching you how to fuel your long runs and ASICS will be on hand to present their training tool MYASICS, along with new key products from their range. Runners Need will advise you on injury prevention, how to recognise and treat injuries, training and tapering, as well as give you valuable tips for your race day. The event will also include a 5K run led by the experts at Runners Need, so make sure you bring your running shoes and a change of kit for post run.

Book your place now at Runners Need.

Manchester Chill Factore, 17th January , 3 to 5pm is a special session that will feature marathon legend and official ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon race starter, Ron Hill. Dr Ron will be offering an exclusive sale and book signing of “Manchester Marathons 1908 – 2002”. Dr Ron will also join the 5K run active session.

Experts Athlete Matters, the race’s official Sports Physio, Injury Prevention and Rehab Partner ,will also be exclusively at this session on Saturday 17th January to offer advice and to meet the runners before race day.

The ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon Race Director will be going through the route and will be on hand to answer any race day questions, Simon will then join you on the 5K.

The Runners Need Chill Factore, Manchester session will be facilitated by Breathe Unity, Official PR for the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon.

Runners Need at Manchester Chill Factore is an exclusive opportunity to meet the Marathon Team, Dr Ron Hill and Partners of this sell out race.

Marathon Training Days for 2015:

Runners Need Chill Factore, Manchester, 17th January, 3 – 5pm SOLD OUT

Runner Need Leeds, 29th January, 7-9pm

Runners Need Didsbury, Manchester, 12th February, 7-9pm

Runners Need Bristol, 24th February, 7-9pm

Runners Need Waterloo Bridge, London, 19th March, 7-9pm  SOLD OUT 


Entries for the ASICS Greater Manchester Marathon 2015 are open.

Please visit for further race details and to register.



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