Often referred to as the Eighth Continent and earth’s fourth largest island, Madagascar is our new adventure destination for 2017! The marathon and half-marathon will be held in Isalo in the south central highlands with most of the course routed through Isalo National Park. This is Madagascar’s most visited area where the country’s oldest dinosaur bones were discovered. Learn more
The Big Five Marathon and Half-Marathon provides the opportunity to run among the wildlife in their natural habitat in the northeastern corner of South Africa. The course is in the Entabeni Game Reserve, which is a 220KM private reserve situated in the Limpopo Province between Johannesburg and the Kruger National Park.
Reykjavik, the world’s most northerly capital, is a little-known gem of a destination. Relax in the swirling steam of geothermal swimming pools. Dine on fresh fish in one of many celebrated restaurants. Explore galleries and museums filled with fascinating Icelandic and international works. Enjoy nature's own artistic palette awaiting you in the nearby countryside.Learn more
This Abbott World Marathon Majors race course is flat and fast with only a few corners. A world record was set at this event in 2014 with a time of 2:02:57 by Dennis Kimetto. The course also produced the first sub 2:20 marathon by a woman, Naoko Takahashi, in 2001. The race is also known for having ideal weather for running and is run on asphalt versus concrete. It is definitely one to target for your PR!Learn more
This popular Abbott World Marathon Majors race promises to deliver a grand tour of New York! Starting on Staten Island and finishing in Central Park you will run through each of the five boroughs: Staten Island, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx and Manhattan. In 2016 the TCS New York City Marathon brought in a record number of finishers in excess of 50,000!Learn more