Kielder Marathon: Thousands enjoy 'most beautiful' race of its kind
Thousands of runners and spectators turned up at Kielder Water to enjoy what is billed as Britain’s ‘most beautiful’ marathon.
And everyone was in upbeat mood as the renowned race got underway on a sunny Sunday morning, with many out to raise money for a range of charities.
Kielder Marathon is one of the most popular races of its kind due to its off-road route set against the backdrop of stunning Northumberland scenery.
And competitors experienced its beauty first-hand on the route which also took in some challenging inclines.
Race director and former Olympic medallist Steve Cram was there... read more
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