Daegu is one of Korea’s top three cities and an international sports city.

In particular, it was selected as the world’s second international track and field city after Stuttgart, Germany, when it held the World Athletics Championships Daegu 2011,

It is an international sports city, such as the successful hosting of the  World Masters Athletics Championships Indoor Daegu 2017 and the hosting of the World Masters Athletics Championships Daegu 2026

The Daegu Marathon has been holding label competitions certified by the World Athletics Federation since 2013.

It is Korea’s representative sports festival, with 16,000 elite athletes and masters hobbyists participating every year.

In addition, the world’s best prize money will be paid at the competition held on April 7, 2024.

The prize money for the first place is $160,000. Starting in 2024, you can run Daegu landmarks by changing it to a circular course that runs throughout Daegu.

Invite marathon enthusiasts to Daegu Metropolitan City.


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Start address: 180 Universiad-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea

Finish address: 180 Universiad-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu, Republic of Korea