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, asan amateur athlete, has walked100 miles within 24 hoursin a competitionin 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 sporthad become established. Read howthe 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 butread more about therules of race walking.
advice from experienced athletes covering training,nutrition andlots more to help anyone wanting tocomplete a 100 mile race within the 24 hours.