St Helena Festival of Running

St Helena Marathon : The Most Remote Marathon in the World

29 Mar 2012 08:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux
On June 24th, you’ll be organizing the St Helena Marathon. Can you tell us where it is located? St Helena remains one of the world’s most remote inhabited islands situated 1,200 miles off the west coast of Africa and is currently only accessible by sea. The most regular means to reach the Island is on board the RMS St Helena –

Sign up for one of the most remote marathons on the planet

09 Feb 2012 17:20
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Running 42.2km is a feat unto itself but sometimes it is about the destination, not just the journey, so why not put a whole new twist on marathon running and sign up for the exotic St Helena Marathon? Applicants are now open for runners to participate in what must surely lay claim to be one of the most remote marathons in