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Welcome to the official British Centurions website

For over 100 years the Brotherhood of Centurions have been walking 100 miles in 24 hours

What is a Centurion?

"A Centurion is one who, as an amateur athlete, has walked 100 miles within 24 hours in a competition in Great Britain

This definition describes the members of a very special
Brotherhood that was founded in 1911

1911 then saw the foundation of the Centurions when walking as an athletic sport had become established. Read how the Brotherhood of Centurions started... and where we are now... More Info                  
what is race walking?

Race walking is a "technical sport".  The official definition is... "Race Walking is a progression of steps so taken that the walker makes contact with the ground... sounds complicated but read more about the rules of race walking.

training advice
advice from experienced athletes covering training, nutrition and lots more to help anyone wanting to complete a 100 mile race within the 24 hours.  
key events ...

  • 21st-22nd Dijon 24H
  • 21st-22nd 2018 Australian Centurions 24H
  • 22nd London Marathon
  • 19th-20th Wandelweekend Continental Centurions
  • 31st - 2nd Jun Paris Alsace

Social Centurions
Be social Centurions at home and away....   social walks for Centurions, friends and family... see the Social walks page for More Info
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