Spartathlon training, history, crewing and general advice articles.
Reuters (2014) Legends, Sandals & Sweat
CNN (2014) Spartathlon – The Worlds Toughest Race?
Mens Running UK (2014) Spartathlon – Bucket List Race
The Economist (2012) Lunacy of a Long Distance Runner
Telegraph (2011) Spartathlon – The Worlds Toughest Race?
Rune Larsson – How to run the Spartathlon
James Adams – What I know about running the Spartathlon
Paul Ali – The Road to Sparta Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4
Mark Woolley – How to Train for the Spartathlon
Spartathlon Qualifying Article
Guardian 2017 The 24 hour race “It’s a battle with your Mind”
Louis Waterman-Evans (2013) Following the footsteps of Pheidippes (Note 5mb PDF download)
Alan Young (2007) Crewing
Peter Foxall (2000) The History of Spartathlon and everything