Cycle Marshall


Not a great photo but it documents Sunday.

A few years ago I went to watch loads of friends run the Swindon Half Marathon. The next year I heard that they had cycle marshals that patrol the route between static marshalling points. I figured that, if I was going to stand and watch, I may as well do something useful.

The half marathon is now one of the highlights of my year. A fantastic day out, well organised, and with a great spirit!

If you’re in Swindon, why not volunteer?

1 thought on “Cycle Marshall

  1. When we were bringing the Bakfiets from Amsterdam we got caught in a Triathlon in Cologne and ended up riding between the athletes along the river. It was a bit unnerving on a Bakfiets…

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