UK's most popular running spots revealed
The UK’s most popular running spots have been revealed – and we're ready to add them to our training plans.
Strava, the world's leading athletic subscription service, has released data showing the most frequented routes across the country over the last 90 days, as well as the exact number of efforts in each location.
The app’s findings have shown the commitment of its users, with some athletes logging in over 80 attempts of the same route in the past three months.
To recognise the efforts of its subscribers, Strava has added a new feature to its app. The launch of ‘Local Legends’ aims to reward users for their discipline, rather than speed.
Athletes can earn a laurel crown by logging the most efforts on a segment over 90 days and must then defend their title from their virtual rivals.
These crowns can be won on most of Strava’s segments, but if you’re feeling particularly ambitious, here's where you will find the most competition: