The Marathon World Championship in Singen had attracted a very strong range of competitors, probably the most competitive group since the very first race back in 2003. This may be due to the nature of the Singen course profile, open racing with short ascents being a feature. This probably gave the hope of a podium for a wide range of competitors as well as their World Championship title ambitions. It was very difficult to predict in the run up to this race, what would likely happen and this made things very exciting!
I don’t really know where to start this report, I am already home again but have mixed feelings about my sixth place but I will tell the story. (mehr …)