THE first ever Green City Marathon took place in torrential rain and howling wind on Sunday.
Despite the appalling conditions, thousands of runners took part in the 26.2 mile race.
Milton Keynes Citizen videographer Natalee Hazelewood was on hand to chat to some of the runners - and to find out what charities they were backing.
> To see a picture gallery of the event click here
> For the race results in full click here