The VHI Women’s Mini Marathon is fast approaching, with this great event taking place in Dublin on June 2nd. The Mini Marathon begins on Fitzwilliam Street Upper and finishes on Baggot Street Lower.
With a mission “to organise a world-class event in a safe environment and enable participants to raise much needed funds for charities”, the VHI Women’s Mini Marathon has raised more than €210 million since its the first run in 1983.
The Mini Marathon has been growing in recent years, with a record 41,006 runner taking part in 2014. If you’re running this year, we want to help you prepare as best you can. Check out these Winning Wearables that can help you through your run!
Fitbit Versa Lite
With its smart features and an easy one-button design, the Fitbit Versa Lite will inspire you to get active and turn your goals into reality. So, when you’re running the Mini Marathon, you can track your heart rate and get personal guidance to help you to the finish line!
Garmin Fenix 5S Sports Watch
The Garmin Fenix 5S Sports Watch comes fully loaded with activity profiles that cover every kind of exercise. You can keep key stats at your fingertips with the performance widget that shows your training status, training load and more. This watch also has a battery life of up to 9 days and GPS tracking, keeping you on course all the way!
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active
The Galaxy Watch Active has a lightweight design so you can comfortably fast-track your way toward the Mini Marathon finish line. Its ‘Daily Activity’ setting helps you achieve your daily health goals by being active, exercising, and sitting less. The watch also includes an integrated heart rate monitor that will send instant alerts when an abnormal heart rate is detected.
If you’re thinking of running at this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon, sign up here.