Spartathlon training, history, crewing and general advice articles.

Training Articles

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

General Articles

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