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Great Wall of China Marathon (GWCM) is the only marathon in China that has not been cancelled and has been held every year successively for the past 22 years at the 5 different sections of the Great Wall. 2024 will be the year of the 23rd edition of the Great Wall of China Marathon (GWCM) Register now and come to Beijing China to take part in this iconic event. You can choose between a full marathon, half marathon, 10K and 5K distance. Course details Start address: Yanqing District, China Finish address: Yanqing District, China Route map  

The Leiden Marathon is known for its good organization, personal attention for every runner, enthusiastic spectators and fine atmosphere. With the most beautiful course in The Netherlands with start and finish in the heart of an 900-year old city (where Rembrandt was born and the Pilgrims Fathers lived for 12 years). The marathon of Leiden (also called Leiden Marathon) is a running race over 42,195 km, held annually in Leiden since 1991. For the full marathon with a time limit of six hours applies. The 42,195 km is one round that combines ancient Leiden with nine beautiful villages in the Green Heart where the marathoners run through a typical landscape of polders, windmills and cows. The Leiden Marathon had in 2019 more than 14.000 runners (1.000 on the full marathon) and on Saturday two thousand walkers who walked on the same route. And is still growing. Leiden Marathon, Since 1991 The Leiden Marathon was started by the Leiden Road Runners Club, the first members of which gained their first experience of a marathon in New York. When they returned, they decided to organize their own marathon. The Leideners were so impressed by the atmosphere and organization that they took New […]

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to participate in the Winterthur Marathon, one of the most thrilling running events of the upcoming year. It’s not just a race, but an unforgettable experience for the entire family. With its stunning route, energetic spectators, and incredible atmosphere, it is bound to leave you mesmerized. We have a range of routes that cater to all types of running enthusiasts: Marathon – For those seeking the ultimate test of endurance and determination. Half Marathon – A distance that offers the perfect opportunity to set a new personal record. 10 km – A challenging yet manageable distance, perfect for seasoned runners looking to push their limits. 5 km – An excellent chance for beginners and casual runners to take their first steps into the world of marathons.   Course highlights The marathon (42.195 km) takes place on a 21.1 km circuit around the Eschenberg. There are two laps to complete. Start and finish are at the running center Reithalle. Start address: Zeughausstrasse 51, Winterthur, Switzerland Finish address: Zeughausstrasse 51, Winterthur, Switzerland  

With the Serra do Mar Mountains rising inland from Rio’s fabulous shoreline, this scenery with ocean and mountains makes the course one of the more picturesque marathons in the world. Runners see parts of famous neighbourhoods like Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, Botafogo and Flamengo along the way. For runners seeking a lesser distance, there is also a half-marathon event to enter. Crowds in excess of 100,000 turn out to watch and support runners. Now is the time to experience South America’s most beautiful city and run along its famous coastline at the Rio De Janeiro Marathon. Rio de Janeiro is famous for its natural settings, its carnival celebrations, samba, Bossa Nova and hotel-lined tourist beaches, such as Copacabana and Ipanema. Some of the most famous landmarks in addition to the beaches include the giant statue of Christ, known as Christ the Redeemer atop Corcovado mountain, named one of the New Seven Wonders of the World; Sugarloaf mountain (Pão de Açúcar) with its cable car; the Sambódromo, a giant permanent parade stand used during Carnival and Maracanã stadium, one of the world’s largest football stadiums. Route map Start address: Rio de Janeiro,br Finish address: Rio de Janeiro,br      

Full entry fee price: $3995 The Kenya Wildlife Marathon and Half-Marathon will take place on the 3nd of June, 2023. Kenya depicts an absolutely perfect location for this marathon tradition. Join us and combine the majesty of the ancient race with the beauty of Kenya’s natural resources. We offer an all-inclusive package that includes the race, accommodation, meals, transportation, sightseeing and game drives. The itinerary starts on the 1st of June and ends on the 8th of June. The race course is a trail Run course but with different distances 5K, 10K, half-marathon and full marathon.  Join us and combine the majesty of the ancient race with the beauty of Kenya’s natural resources. Encompassing hundreds of acres of grasslands, rocky hills and river-beds, the Lukenya Sanctuary is just that, a slice of natural paradise. Teeming with Zebras, Wildebeests, Giraffes and more, humans remain the distinct minority at this veritably unspoiled reserve. Match this with the reliably beautiful weather Kenya enjoys in lying by the equator, and it becomes quite clear why we chose Lukenya Hills as the setting for our Safari Marathon. Join us as we launch a thrilling new Marathon tradition, combining the majesty of the ancient race with the […]

The 6th KLM Aruba Marathon is an official road race, organized on the highest international level, AIMS/ World Athletics certified, Boston Qualifier and one of the qualifying Marathons for the Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Championships. For everyone is a suitable distance available. Run the unique and amazing course which takes you along weaving palm trees, the characteristic Divi Divi trees, alongside the chrystal clear ocean and past iconic landmarks like Eagle Beach and the California Lighthouse and experience the warmth and enthusiasm of the Aruban running community along the course! One Happy Runcation awaits on One Happy Island!The Marathon record is 02:48 by Mr. Juan Valencia from Colombia. The Half Marathon record is 01:15 by Mr. John Poray from the USA. At the finish awaits you a special designed bling-bling shiny Gold medal. And After the Finish awaits you a Celebration Party with friends and family on the Beach! Registration is open until we reach our limit of 2.500 participants. Each participant will receive a personalized start number, online time registration, a Prize winning Medal, a complimentary Cotton Event Shirt and a free App is available with track & trace. The Finisher Running Shirt & Singlet, […]

The Brisbane City Botanic Gardens will be the main hub for the marathon, with the expo village, start and finish lines, and registration all taking place there. Brisbane Marathon runners will have a two-lap course to enjoy the sights of Brisbane, from the City Centre to the Story Bridge and the Kangaroo Point Cliffs and New Farm. Entertainment along the course as well as post-race activities at the Botanic Gardens will create an unforgettable experience for participants.   Start address: Alice Street, Brisbane City QLD, Australia Finish address: City Botanic Gardens, Alice Street, Brisbane QLD, Australia   Route map  

The Aabenraa Mountain Marathon starts in the city’s beautiful center, more specifically at the big square Storetorv, from which the new exciting routes go. The routes are a combination of the hills in the beautiful countryside around Aabenraa as well as through the city center, with the pedestrian zone and the old town. Storetorv is the center of the running party and this year is no exception. In the center there will be big screens, party atmosphere and a long red-carpet run into the finish area, so you can be helped all the way to the finish! In goal, you run directly into the arms of one of our sweet volunteers who is ready with this year’s great medal! Course details Course profile Hilly Course surface Road Start address: Aabenraa, Denmark Finish address: Storetorv, 6200 Aabenraa, Denmark Route map  

The Great Serengeti Migration Marathon & Anti-Poaching Run to begin was an idea formed by the event organizer SETSA –Serengeti in 2020. It is a racing event held over two consecutive days organized by Serengeti Tourism Sports Agency (SETSA) which uses sports to promote tourism and attract a numbers of tourists to the western side of the Serengeti National Park. This event’s name comes from one of the biggest events that happens yearly inside the Serengeti National Park, where some of the wildebeests and other Antelopes migrate between Serengeti National park -Tanzania and Maasai Mara National Reserve -Kenya. It is during this time when a large number of tourists visit the Serengeti to witness one of the world’s natural wonders. This event will allow participants to not just witness the migration but to be part of it by running between the groups of migrating wild animals along the Serengeti National Park, Ikona WMA, Ikorongo & Grumeti game reserves. The numbers of our runners would then go on safari to Serengeti national park after their run. Participants will include both local and foreign, however; there will be special fun runs for local companies, institutions and special groups. Course details Course highlights […]

Join us for an unforgettable journey through history and nature at the Kamphaeng Phet Marathon World Heritage Run 2024! This exceptional running event will take place in the heart of Kamphaeng Phet, a city known for its rich cultural heritage and stunning natural landscapes. Race Distances: 5 km Fun Run: Perfect for beginners and families, this scenic route will allow you to explore some of Kamphaeng Phet’s historical and natural treasures.   10 km Heritage Run: Experience more of Kamphaeng Phet’s charm as you navigate a diverse course that combines historic sites and beautiful landscapes.   21 km Half Marathon: For those seeking a greater challenge, this route will lead you through the city’s World Heritage sites and into the surrounding countryside, providing breathtaking views and a true cultural immersion.   42 km Full Marathon: Take on the ultimate test of endurance as you run through the ancient city’s historical wonders and lush countryside. This marathon offers a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in Thailand’s rich heritage. Highlights: World Heritage Sites: Kamphaeng Phet is home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site featuring historical ruins that date back to the 13th century. Runners will pass by these awe-inspiring relics, giving you a sense of […]

Are you feeling inspired to take on a challenge? From the Full Marathon (42.2km) to the 5km walk, join us in Cairns for an unforgettable experience. Our multi loop course showcases the best of the picturesque Cairns Esplanade, the streets of Cairns and the epic finish chute alongside Fogarty Park. For those just starting out, the 2km Mini Marathoner dash is the perfect Sunday morning starter. Whatever your age or ability, lace up, grab a friend and get ready to cross that Cairns finish line!   Course highlights Marathon: 4 laps. Half marathon: 2 laps. Start address: Fogarty Park, Esplanade, Cairns City QLD, Australia Finish address: Fogarty Park, Esplanade, Cairns City QLD, Australia  

The Sunshine Coast Marathon & Community Run Festival is a member of the Association of International Marathons & Road Races (AIMS) and is one of the most-loved running festivals in Australia.  Since its inception, the Sunshine Coast Marathon has raised over $1.6 million for charity and community groups. Located on the stunning Sunshine Coast, Queensland an hour’s drive north of Brisbane this event has been timed to make the most of the ideal Queensland winter running conditions. Blue skies, low humidity and mild temperatures combined with a flat course always enable fast times. Event distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and the 2km. Each road race follows the stunning coastline of Alexandra Headland with white sandy beaches and spectacular vantage points alongside the ocean. The Half Marathon is a one-loop course with Marathon entrants completing a multi-loop course (1 x 21km + 2 x 10.5km’s) making the most of the on-course entertainment and crowds of spectators before a red carpet ‘hero’ finish. With a distance to suit every ability and age group, this community-focused, world-class athletic event caters to all those wanting to take part, including families and those with both physical and intellectual disabilities. The 2km event […]