Vigilantes running was born out of a desire to see fun, accessible, and not-at-all
to be taken-too-seriously marathons in a quiet corner of England, where until now,
such races just didn’t exist. There’s a great community of long-distance runners
“over here”, but no events for us to enjoy. Of course, we welcome runners from everywhere
to come and join us in our little corner of England, to enjoy our coast and to sample
Run a Vigilantes event and you’ll never be far from the seaside. The Maravan takes
place in a quiet, out of season caravan park, just the other side of the sea bank
from the quiet end of the Prom. Relax in one of our lovely B&B’s and recover with
Fish and Chips from Grimsby, Britain’s number 1 fish market.
It’s impossible to think of Cleethorpes without thinking of a typical British seaside
holiday. That’s why we try to bring you souvenirs that you’d take home from a British
But Lincolnshire has so much more to offer. We’re proud to be the larder of England,
providing much loved local specialities.
Vigilantes try to bring you a taste of Lincolnshire at every event too.
We are different, in essence, from other men. If you want to win something, run 100
meters. If you want to experience something, run a marathon.
The marathon is a charismatic event. It has everything. It has drama. It has competition. It has camaraderie. It has heroism. Every jogger can't dream of being an Olympic champion, but he can dream of finishing a marathon.