2006 was a very important
year in the history of the Isle of Wight Marathon, it was the 50th running
of this race, now we are well into the next 50 !.
It has been run continuously
since 1957, making it the longest running (and one of the first to be held) in
The categories and existing records can be found
A special series of web
pages has been assembled for this event, with stories, memorabilia and
photos, it is linked
A special page which allows
you to search all of the Marathon Results back to 1957 has also been
constructed, this is really worth a look if you can remember back then !!!
Link to it here
Some of the runners are
regulars and have been returning for many years,
take a look at this
anecdote written by Jim Parker of Crawley A.C.