Action from the half marathon at the Half Marathon Bournemouth Marathon Festival, 2 October 2016. Photo: Paul J Roberts / RobertsSports Photo. All Rights Reserved. Copyright Paul Roberts | RobertsSports Photo

This week we have a fantastic competition for you courtesy of Bournemouth Marathon festival.

Up for grabs for one lucky winner will be:

2 entries to the event distance of your choice so you and a friend can #RunBournemouth together.
1 set of BMF Official Merchandise Kit (worth over £100), a pair of running shoes from Running Free and a marathon pack from HIGH5.

Look out for our usual tweets and Facebook post to enter. Good luck!

The Bournemouth Marathon Festival takes place on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th October 2017. Thousands of runners from all over the UK and beyond are expected to descend on the Dorset coastline for the fifth edition of the event.

The full weekend of events features the spectacular Supernova 5k, the fast and flat Supersonic 10k and four Junior Races on Saturday, with the Marathon and Half Marathon races on Sunday. The choice of eight race distances provides a fantastic opportunity for groups of runners or families to enjoy a full weekend by the coast.

The beautiful routes on offer showcase Bournemouth and Poole at its very best, taking in panoramic views of the bay including sights of the iconic Bournemouth and Boscombe Piers.

For more information and to enter, visit