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Lost City Marathon

Lost City Marathon, Mexico

If you are a fan of running and adventure, then the Lost City Marathon in Mexico is a must-attend event. This marathon takes place in the ancient Mayan city of Palenque which is known for its stunning architectural remains and is a UNESCO World Heritage site. It’s a perfect opportunity to explore the hidden gems of Mexico while enjoying the excitement and thrill of a marathon. In this blog, we will take you through everything you need to know about […]

Icefjord Midnight Marathon

Icefjord Midnight Marathon, Greenland

For those who love running, there is no shortage of races to participate in all over the world. However, for those looking for a unique and challenging event, the Icefjord Midnight Marathon should be on your list. This race takes place in Ilulissat, Greenland, and offers runners a spectacular and unforgettable experience. In this blog post, we will delve into what makes the Icefjord Midnight Marathon so special and what you need to know before signing up for this one-of-a-kind […]

Big Five Marathon

Big Five Marathon, South Africa

Are you a thrill-seeking runner looking for your next big challenge? Look no further than the Big Five Marathon in the Limpopo province of South Africa. Known as the “world’s wildest marathon,” this race is not for the faint of heart. The stunning surroundings are reason enough to take on the challenge but add in the fact that it takes place in the heart of a wildlife reserve, and you have a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Read on to learn more about […]

Iceland Volcano Marathon

Iceland Volcano Marathon, Iceland

Iceland is not only known for its icy glaciers but also for its magnificent volcanoes. What better way to truly explore this mystical land than through participating in an Icelandic Volcano Marathon? The terrain is challenging, the weather unpredictable, and the scenery stunning. In this post, we’ll dive into the details of this infamous marathon, and explain why you should consider taking on this unique challenge. The Route: The one-of-a-kind volcano marathon route takes participants through the southeast of the […]