Grand Union Canal Half Marathon

Morning Harriers

Whilst many were running in the Paddock Wood Half or the Road Race Championships on Sunday morning, I had already decided to head over to Uxbridge to run in the spring version of the Grand Union Canal half marathon (there is an Autumn one in November too, which I imagine is a little muddier under foot). The course goes from Cowley Recreation Ground in Uxbridge to Cassiobury Park in Watford and follows the Grand Union Canal the whole way. It is a scenic route with narrow boats chugging away on the canal and other people wandering along the tow path and giving a friendly wave or greeting of support.

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