What on earth is sight-jogging?

So you may be seeing a lot of hype at the minute about Secret London Run's murder mystery launch event. Did we mention we're in Time Out?


But our main business is sight-jogging: a combination of running and sightseeing. And it’s really taken off over the past few years.




Who’s it for?


For tourists: sight-jogging is a way to see the city sights whilst getting a sweat on.


For locals: a healthy means of fi​nding out something new about where you live.


For seasoned runners: spice up your usual routine with a dose of history.


For novices: the sightseeing serves as a great distraction when you’re getting into running.


For walkers: most running tour companies are more than happy to take clients on walking tours of their routes.


​In other words, who isn't it for?!




Why is sight-jogging getting so big?


It’s green and it’s good for you - reach your daily steps target whilst learning something new!


Plus running tours trump traditional tours pretty easily:


vs Tour Bus: sightjogging is better for you and better for the environment - plus you have to stick to the beaten-tourist track on a bus!


vs Walking Tour: cover more ground with a running tour, discover more about the city and get your heart beating faster.


vs Bike Tour: by sticking to the paths, sight-jogging is much safer than navigating a group through a busy city’s roads. And a heavier dose of cardio!


How does it work?


Sightjogging tours can usually be booked for an individual, a private group, or often companies run group tours that individuals can join at set times.


It varies with each running tour company: some tour guides run whilst they talk and others give their customers a breather whilst they speak about the history. If you've booked a personal tour, you can usually let your guide know what you'd prefer.


Sight-jogging is getting massive. A few companies I like the look of:


Dublin – City Jogging Dublin: their slogan sings, We run this City

Berlin - Sightjogging Berlin: giving running tours in Berlin since 2008

Brussels - Brussels Sightjogging: multi-lingual running tour company


Last but not least, there’s this fun new company called, Secret London Runs. They look pretty cool…











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