RACE DATE: November 25, 2017 (marathon and half marathon)
RACE TIME: 6:00 AM
ORGANIZER : The race is organized by Albatros Adventure Marathons of Denmark and supported by the local community.
COURSE: The marathon and half-marathon take place on uneven gravel and some paved roads. There are sections of very loose sand. Surrounded by temples, this is a course that will amaze you with every turn.
TEMPERATURE: The weather in November in Myanmar is hot and humid. With temperatures reaching highs of around 30C/86F.
ENTRY FEE: Entry to the marathon and half-marathon is $250 for the marathon or the half marathon.
TIME LIMIT: The course time limit for the Marathon is seven (7) hours. The course time limit for the Half-Marathon is seven (7) hours.
NUMBER PICKUP: Numbers will be provided at the race briefing the evening before the event.
VISA: All travelers are required to have a valid visa for entering Myanmar. This can easily be done online.
AWARDS: Top three overall for males and females in both races. Each runner will receive a medal and T-shirt.
RUNNING SHOES: The Bagan Temple course can be run in a pair of normal running shoes or trail running shoes. Expect section of loose sand.
Difficulty: While mostly on packed trails, there are sections of loose sand, as well as sections of paved roads.