Training Run with Lily Partridge
“Run with Lily” is an unique series of Training events specifically for the Farnham Pilgrims Marathon or Half marathon and a chance to run with, get tips, or ask questions to the Double British Cross Country Champion, Lily Partridge.
The training will take place on various parts of the Pilgrims Marathon Course, to allow runners to familiarise themselves with the course, the run is at conversational pace with various groups split by speed.
Lily is one of the best athletes around at present and is in the top 10 Fastest ladies ever for a half marathon, winning Reading half in just over 70 minutes in 2015, currently Surrey sports personality of the Year and winner of the London vitality 10k 2016
Farnham Pilgrim are proud to offer support for Lily, 24, she has been running all her life and is following in her parents’ footsteps. Her mother was English cross country champion herself as Ruth Smeeth back in 1980. “Both my parents ran so it’s always been a huge part of my life and I’ve been a member of Aldershot, Farnham and District AFD since I can remember. Maybe 15 years – I feel so old saying that!”
Lily is sponsored by
New balance – Running gear http://www.newbalance.co.uk/
Soleus – race watches http://www.soleusrunning.com/
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