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Madagascar Marathon & Half Marathon

Madagascar MarathonRanohira 313, Isalo Madagascar, Madagascar

Wild & Free To Run Madagascar is a fascinating and wild country, filled with unique flora and fauna on par with nowhere else in the world. But there’s plenty more to explore than what’s on land and Madagascar attracts runners from all over the globe to the country’s biannual marathon and half marathon events. Whether you’re an elite runner looking to take on a new and challenging environment or a newbie runner seeking adventure, the Madagascar Marathon & Half Marathon […]

Kilimanjaro Marathon

Kiliminjaro MarathonM87R+R5H, Majengo, Tanzania, United Republic of

A Tanzanian Dream If you're looking for a new running adventure, the Kilimanjaro Marathon might be just the ticket. This race takes place annually in Moshi, Tanzania, nestled at the base of the iconic Mount Kilimanjaro. The marathon draws runners from all over the world, making it a truly international event. But before you lace up your sneakers and start training, there are a few things you should know. In this guide, we'll take a closer look at the Kilimanjaro […]

Grandma’s Marathon

Grandma's Marathon5135 N Shore Rd, Two Harbors, MN, United States

Experience the Fun and Excitement of Grandma's Marathon If you want to experience the thrill of running a marathon, then Grandma's Marathon is the perfect event to participate in. Known for its scenic beauty, festive atmosphere, and support from enthusiastic spectators, Grandma's Marathon is a must-attend event for all runners. This annual marathon, which takes place in Duluth, Minnesota, has been attracting runners from all around the world since its inception in 1977. So, let's dive into the details and […]

San Francisco Marathon

San Francisco Marathon1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA, United States

The Ultimate Guide to The San Francisco Marathon The San Francisco Marathon is an annual event that takes place in the beautiful city of San Francisco, California. The race attracts thousands of runners from all over the world to run a total of 26.2 miles, facing a challenging course that encompasses the city's most iconic landmarks. Whether you're a seasoned runner or a first-timer, participating in The San Francisco Marathon is an experience like no other. In this guide, we'll […]

Seattle Marathon and Half Marathon (Summer)

Seattle Marathon and Half Marathon1900 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, WA, United States

Everything You Need to Know About the Seattle Marathon and Half Marathon Seattle, the Emerald City, is home to some of the most breathtaking sceneries in the world, which makes it a favorite city among runners and marathon enthusiasts. For the past few years, the Seattle Marathon has been drawing runners from all over the country and the rest of the world. The reputation of this marathon precedes it, and every year, runners come hoping to conquer its challenging course […]

Petra Desert Marathon

Petra Desert Marathon, Jordan

Running a marathon in itself is already an impressive feat, but what about running a marathon in one of the world’s most magnificent archaeological sites that’s located in the middle of a desert? That’s the Petra Desert Marathon, and it’s a challenge that’s not for the faint of heart. With breathtaking landscapes, ancient city structures, and a route that’s both challenging and exciting, running the Petra Desert Marathon is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that takes you to a time and place […]

Medoc Marathon

Medoc MarathonMarathon du Medoc 5, Bourdeaux, Rue Etienne Dieuzede, France

Lace-up for the Medoc Marathon: A Wine-Infused Adventure Are you a wine lover and a running enthusiast? If so, the Medoc Marathon in Bordeaux, France might just be the perfect event for you! This unique marathon offers an adventure like no other – a scenic run through vineyards and châteaux, with frequent stops for wine tastings, oysters, and cheese. It’s a race like no other, combining athletic endurance with indulgent culinary delights. The Course: The Medoc Marathon takes place every […]

Jay Peak Trail Running Festival

Jay Peak Trail Running Festival830 Jay Peak Road, Jay Peak, VT, United States

A Runners’ Paradise: Jay Peak Trail Running Festival Trail running has always been an exciting and challenging adventure for runners, with its rugged terrain, natural obstacles, and breathtaking scenery. Now, imagine running amidst the rolling hills, dense woodlands, and cascading waterfalls in the stunning Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. Welcome to the Jay Peak Trail Running Festival – an annual event that offers runners of all levels a chance to explore the natural wonders of Vermont while testing their endurance and […]

Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon

Kauai Marathon & Half Marathon2000 Poipu Rd, Koloa, Hawaii, United States Minor Outlying Islands

Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon: A Paradise Run The Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon is a paradise run held annually on the island of Kauai, Hawaii. It is a marathon event for runners who love adventure and island exploration while getting their daily dose of cardio. The course runs through scenic routes that highlight the island's beauty and culture, showcasing Kauai's unique features from diverse terrain to breathtaking sea views. If you're looking for a destination marathon that promises a […]

Run Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon & Half Marathon

Run Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon & Half MarathonS Guardsman Pass Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah

The Run Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon & Half Marathon: A Challenge Like No Other If you're a seasoned runner looking for your next big challenge or a newbie runner looking to take on a new adventure, the Run Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon & Half Marathon is an event you do not want to miss. Held in Utah's Big Cottonwood Canyon, this race offers some of the most stunning views you'll ever come across. With a fast-paced downhill route and an […]

Erie Marathon at Presque Isle

Erie Marathon301 Peninsula Dr, Erie, Pennyslvania, United States

Are you ready for a marathon like no other? Look no further than the historic Erie Marathon! Nestled in the charming southwestern corner of Pennsylvania, this marathon has everything you could want in a race: scenic views, a flat course perfect for personal records, and an exhilarating atmosphere that will leave you energized long after the finish line. It’s no wonder that runners from around the world flock to Erie each year to participate in this beloved event. Keep reading […]

The Air Force Marathon Weekend

The Air Force Marathon and Half Marathon, 10k & 5k1100 Spaatz St, Dayton, Ohio, United States

Are you an avid runner looking for your next big running challenge? Look no further than the Air Force Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K & 5k! Held annually at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio, this iconic event draws thousands of participants from all over the world. Whether you’re a seasoned marathon veteran or a fresh-faced first-timer, the Air Force Marathon has something for everyone. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at what makes this event so […]

Fox Cities Marathon & Half Marathon

Fox Cities Marathon & Half Marathon1478 Midway Rd, Menasha, Wisconsin, United States

Running is one of the best forms of exercise that can improve the overall health and well-being of an individual. It reduces the risk of chronic diseases, strengthens muscles, and boosts mental health. Some people also find running as an opportunity to explore new places, meet new people, and challenge themselves. If you’re one of these individuals who love to run, then you should definitely take part in the Fox Cities Marathon & Half Marathon. Fox Cities Marathon & Half […]