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Races

Icefjord Midnight Marathon and Half-Marathon
Icefjord Midnight Marathon and Half-Marathon

Run in the light of night and let the magic energy of the midnight sun power you through this race. New on our calendar, the Icefjord Midnight Marathon is one to add to every adventurer's list! Learn more

Iceland Volcano Marathon, Half-Marathon & Quarter Marathon
Iceland Volcano Marathon, Half-Marathon & Quarter Marathon

Be a force of nature! Join us in the epic race in one of Earth's geological hotspots. Learn more

Big Five Marathon and Half-Marathon
Big Five Marathon and Half-Marathon

The Big Five Marathon and Half-Marathon provides the opportunity to run among the wildlife in their natural habitat in South Africa. Learn more

Antarctica Marathon®️ & Half-Marathon 2023
Antarctica Marathon®️ & Half-Marathon 2023

Called by Runner's World as "Running's Greatest Adventure". Marathon Tours & Travel has been offering the Antarctica Marathon®️ & Half-Marathon since its inception in 1995. Learn more

News & Press Coverage

SEVEN CONTINENTS CLUB® TO NOW RECOGNIZE FINISHERS IN ULTRAMARATHON DISTANCE Press Coverage

The Seven Continents Club® (SCC) will begin presenting the SCC Finisher Medal and Certificate to SCC Members in the ultramarathon distance. Also, starting in 2024, Marathon Tours & Travel (MTT) will offer the option of a 50K distance to its Antarctica Marathon® running events. Read more

Carmel Runner Completes Antarctica Half-Marathon Press Coverage

For Mohan Ambaty, completing a half-marathon in Antarctica wasn’t nearly the most difficult part of his trip. The physical challenge for the longtime runner seemed fairly routine compared to the emotional toll of frequent COVID-19 testing, precautionary quarantines and the knowledge that his quest to run a half-marathon on every continent could be deterred at any moment because of uncooperative weather or a positive test result. A few days of seasickness didn’t help, either. But on Jan. 28, Ambaty, 53, completed the Antarctica Half Marathon on King George Island in a time of 2:26:30, finishing second in the men’s event. It was a race like no other, he said, devoid of crowds, water stations and music. Read More

The Antarctica Marathon & Half-Marathon Returns to King George Island Press Coverage

The 21st running of the Antarctica Marathon & Half-Marathon took place on King George Island in the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica on Friday, January 28. After deferring the event in 2020 and 2021, the Marathon Tours & Travel (MTT) organizing team produced a highly successful event despite a unique set of circumstances due to the ongoing global pandemic. Read More