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Fitstuff, Guildford’s premier running shop, are continuing their partnership with the largest running race in the area – the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon.

Voted the UK’s Best Road Run; the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon will take place on 10 March 2019. Enter now. The event welcomes 6000 runners annually to it’s majestic start line to take part in the title half marathon distance, a “fast and furious” 5km and 2km kids race. The event boasts UKA affiliation, the “Gold Award” from the British Association of Road Running, and holds the “Top Rated Event” badge on

Fitstuff  is considered a “running haven” for Guildford and surrounding communities – stocking the largest range of running shoes, clothing and accessories in the area. View Fitstuff on google maps. Their summer running range is available in store now, and includes light weight tees, vests, shorts and leggings by Ronhill and a number of other reputable brands.

They also stock Odlo Ceramicool fabrics which actively cool you by up to 1°C! How does that work? Ask their staff (!!) – they are all regular runners and personally test the products they stock in store. Fitstuff also offer a free professional trainer-fitting service, so whilst you’re there why not treat yourself to your next perfect pair of running shoes?

Race Director of the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon Toby Jenkins said: “Our team here at aat-events all head to Fitstuff to get their run kit, and I highly recommend anyone to do the same.”

aat-events (the organisers who deliver the Mercer Surrey Half Marathon) have partnered with the Guildford-based shop for a number of events, including road runs “Breakfast Run Loseley” and “The Hogs Back Road Race”; and trail runs: “The Bolt”, “The Hurt“, and the “Hard As Snails” series. Fitstuff are headline sponsor to aat-events’ flagship trail running series: “The Fitstuff G3.