Yorkshire Marathon 2015
York will host the third Yorkshire Marathon on October 11, 2015. If you are running in the York marathon, or a business which wants to reach the thousands of runners and visitors who will be coming to York for the event, then this section of our website is designed with you in mind.
9:13am Wednesday 6th May 2015
SCORES of companies will be out to show they mean business when they take part in York’s Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
12:39pm Wednesday 4th February 2015
WHEN Claire Bebb's twin daughters were born 15 weeks prematurely, they each weighed less than a bag of sugar.
11:26am Thursday 8th January 2015
A DEVOTED dad will tackle his second Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon this year to raise funds for a charity which has helped his young son.
2:36pm Monday 5th January 2015
PLACES have gone on sale for the 2015 Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon in York.
10:30am Monday 13th October 2014
PREPARATIONS are already underway for the 2015 Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon after 7,000 amateur and professional runners took on the challenge this year.
7:46pm Sunday 12th October 2014
THE Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon attracted runners from across the world. See results for the top 100 men and women here.
10:47am Saturday 11th October 2014
MOTORISTS are being reminded to check the extensive road closures taking place this weekend for the Yorkshire Marathon.
10:48am Saturday 11th October 2014
SPECTATORS turning out to cheer on the thousands of runners will be able to line the route as the Yorkshire Marathon passes through the region.
10:52am Saturday 11th October 2014
BEING attacked by a dog isn't the most ideal preparation for a marathon.
10:51am Saturday 11th October 2014
A CHARITY set up to provide activities for children with special needs will be boosted by two teachers.
1:13pm Friday 10th October 2014
Forecasters have predicted fog for Sunday morning, which may lead to a delay to the start of the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
8:36am Friday 10th October 2014
A YORK mum whose son became seriously ill due to diabetes will be running in her first marathon this weekend.
8:35am Friday 10th October 2014
THE appeal in memory of York schoolboy Oscar Hughes will receive a major boost when 30 runners take part in York's marathon on Sunday.
8:29am Friday 10th October 2014
A CHEF who rose to fame on a popular television show is swapping her utensils for running shoes to tackle this year's Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
8:29am Friday 10th October 2014
Runners will set off in dry but chilly temperatures on race day.
8:28am Friday 10th October 2014
To allow organisers to begin setting up the extensive event village, University Road, in York, will be closed between Innovation Way and Green Dykes Lane on Saturday from noon and will re-open at 9pm after the race.
8:27am Friday 10th October 2014
WITH the big day just two days away, the organisers of the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon have given the following travel advice for runners and spectators heading to the start line: Park and Run A dedicated Park and Run service will run every 15 minutes from Elvington Airfeld. Book your bus tickets in advance.
8:31am Friday 10th October 2014
Spyridon Louis, winner of the marathon at the first modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896, completed the course in 2:58:50 – a time that would have placed him 47th in last year’s Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
3:34pm Wednesday 8th October 2014
A YOUNG man whose best friend passed away earlier this year at the age of 20 is running this weekend's York Marathon in his memory.
9:28am Wednesday 8th October 2014
A TEACHER has enlisted the help of her pupils to prepare for a gruelling marathon on Sunday.
12:54pm Tuesday 7th October 2014
A host of top international athletes will be heading to York on October 12th for the second Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
8:31am Tuesday 7th October 2014
WOMEN supporting the city's homeless and vulnerable are taking to the streets to keep youngsters off them.
8:38am Saturday 4th October 2014
A RUNNER suffering from a rare kidney disease is preparing for an uphill battle to raise awareness of a hereditary condition affecting men in his family.
8:30am Friday 3rd October 2014
TEACHERS and mums at a York primary school are tackling the Yorkshire Marathon to raise money for a new play area.
8:32am Friday 3rd October 2014
AN artistic director is running this year's Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon in memory of a voice coach.
8:25am Thursday 2nd October 2014
A SON whose dad almost died in a motorbike crash has helped raise thousands of pounds for the Great North Air Ambulance as he gears up to take on the Yorkshire Marathon.
9:57am Tuesday 30th September 2014
FUN runners and fundraisers from The Press will make up part of the 7,000 strong crowd taking part in this year's Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon.
9:53am Saturday 27th September 2014
AN INSPIRATIONAL teacher who rose to fame in an award winning documentary is running this year's Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon in memory of his unborn child.
9:46am Friday 26th September 2014
A PRIMARY school teacher from York is limbering up to take part in this year's Yorkshire Marathon to raise cash for a school trip.
9:14am Wednesday 24th September 2014
A LIST of city centre roads affected by the Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon have been released by organisers as the big race edges closer.