Enjoy a marathon fuelled Pancake Day this year from Linwoods!

13 February 2018

Enjoy a marathon fuelled Pancake Day this year from Linwoods!

Tuesday 13th February is the day to get your frying pan out and enjoy pancakes for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner!  How about trying healthier and even more delicious recipe alternatives this year for Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday)?

Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon sampling partner, Linwoods Healthfoods have created their own pancake recipes which are Dairy Free, Gluten Free and are Vegan and Vegetarian friendly.   Their “Nutty Chocolate Pancakes” are a delicious and healthy treat including Linwoods Flaxseed, Almonds, Brazil Nuts, Walnuts & Co-Enzyme Q10 blend.  Why not treat your loved one with this recipe on Valentine’s Day too!

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The Linwoods team also provided their moreish “Chocolate Chia Pancakes” recipe for the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon “Cook Off” during the event’s Health Month.  Two teams went head to head at the Mencap Centre on Saturday 10th February cooking both White’s Oats and Linwoods Healthfoods marathon fuelled recipes, as voted by the public. 

Would you like to try some healthier recipe options?  Perhaps you’re training for your first ever Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon and need some marathon fuelled food inspiration? Visit the event website at www.belfastcitymarathon.com for full details of their Health Month recipes, nutritional and training advice.

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And if you still haven’t entered the 37th Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon Run & Wheelchair Race, Team Relay, 8 Mile Walk or Fun Run, don’t forget to SIGN UP before midnight on 28th February 2018 to avail of the current entry rate at www.belfastcitymarathon.com or contact the office directly on 028 9060 5933.

The Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon is sponsored by Athletics Northern Ireland, Daily Mirror, Belfast City Council, Translink, Daily Mirror, ASICS, Intersport, Centra, Belfast Live and U105. Sampling partners are Musgrave Retailers, Deep RiverRock, Linwoods, Tayto and White Oats. 

Mencap Northern Ireland is the official charity partner of the 2018 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon and they urge you to #MoveIt4Mencap.  41,700 people in Northern Ireland are living with a learning disability. Mencap are the voice for people with learning disabilities, by challenging yourself in this year’s Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon you will help Mencap support even more people with a learning disability through their education, employment and family life programmes.  The money you raise will help Mencap provide its live changing services to local people all across Northern Ireland.  To find out more information about Mencap services in Northern Ireland; and about the people with whom we work please visit www.mencap.org.uk/ni