The Race: Marrakech Half Marathon

Who we ran with: Ourselves (this wasn’t an official race)

How far did we go? 13.1 miles

Plodded upon: Roads and dirt roads

What did we wear:

  • Bra – Sweaty Betty
  • Top – Sweaty Betty
  • Shorts – Sweaty Betty
  • Shoes – Adidas
  • Backpack – Sweaty Betty

Where’d we go?

We stayed at the beautiful Azaren and headed out into the foot hills.


Everything! The camels, sheep, mountains, locals…

We Struggled…

As this is not an organised event, it’s not one for the faint hearted. It’s for the adventure seeker, and hill climb lover. You leave the road and head out into tiny foot hill villages, amongst the shadows of the stunning Atlas mountains.It really is the ultimate run candy for the avid trail runner!

Why this Race…

It’s incredibly well organised, runs quite the route and the medal is exceptional!

Famous Faces…

Umm does a camel count?

Mid run Brainwave…

This is what challenge is all about. Oooh and I hope there’s pancakes for breakfast.

Rocket Fuel…

Pre-run overnight oats with honey


Number 1 Fan…

Hannah Luck! What a superstar! 6 months pregnant and she joined us for the first and last 2 miles.

If you Fancy a Go…

Watch our run and let us know so we can help you with your planning.



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