The North Pole Marathon

Just about recovered from one of the most grueling things I have ever done, 26.2 miles around the frozen arctic ocean is not easy to say the least, i never knew you could be so cold!!!

Unique Attributes of the Race

  • Certified 26.2 mile marathon distance (Association of International Marathons and Distance Races)
  • Only certified marathon¬†that is run entirely 'on' water, the frozen water of the Arctic Ocean.
  • Recognised by¬†Guinness World Records as the Northernmost Marathon on Earth.
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Bryn running his last 12th and last lap around the North Pole. All photos courtesy of not to be reproduced without prior permission.