We are proud to have Ronhill as sponsor of the marathon distance, and we are fascinated by the man behind the brand – Dr Ron Hill. A legend of running! Read more about Dr Ron Hill HERE.
Ron Hill facts:
He has run in more than 1oo countries.
He has participated in 115 marathons.
He has won 21 marathons.
He has run 29 of them faster than 2:20:00.
He has been on the podium in marathons 42 times.
Ron Hill has participated in more than 2.200 races.
He has run 260 000 km over the last 50 years!
In 1971 he was awarded ”Member of The British Empire» (MBE).
Every thursday he eats fish´n chips and drinks beer at the local pub.
He has competed in Norway 3 times (Beitostølen twice and Siddisløpet once).