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Marathon blog #4 Exploring London

By Diane Prosser I’m running the marathon for Cutty Sark because I care about our nation’s rich maritime heritage and the need to conserve it for future generations. I work in the Learning Team at the National Maritime Museum, and it’s great working with a creative team developing memorable learning experiences…

Marathon blog #3 Seven reasons why I’m running for Cutty Sark

By Alexis Kennedy 1) I think I founded Greenwich’s only videogames studio, Failbetter Games. (I mean that as far as I know we’re the only one. I’m pretty sure I founded it). We’re up in North Greenwich, by the O2, caught in the loop of the river. We make games…

Marathon Blog #2

‘Giving the Rhino’s a run for their money’ By Colin Gifford My first meeting with Cutty Sark was at mile 6 of the 1996 London Marathon. It’s one of those landmarks that you’ve seen on TV and when you run past it as part of the race you suddenly feel…

Marathon Blog #1

‘Mummy can you try and win the gold medal please?’ By Dawn Theaker I’m a single mum of two very cheeky children. Being a mum is the hardest but bestest job in the world; it makes marathon running seem easy in comparison! My “real” job is working in communications for…