Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10k, Negril - Jamaica 2018
Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K is Jamaica's premier marathon event, held annually in Negril, in December.
The race features a flat & fast course parallel to Negril's famous white sand beaches.
Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K is Jamaica's premier international marathon event, held annually in Negril, every December.
The race features a flat and fast course & is looped for the Marathon and the course is parallel to Negril's famous 7 mile white sand beaches.
Internationally certified, the event attracts runners from over 40 different countries. Winners of the Marathon & Half Marathon over the years, represent an array of nations and it is no surprise that the 10K winners have been mostly Jamaican.
The race has become known for it's fun aspect, combining the ideal 'runcation' in Jamaica's capital of casual, Negril. Reggae Marathon has also been included multiple times among the world's ten best Marathon events while the 2016 Half Marathon was rated among the Best Half Marathons of that year as published by the 100 Half Marathons Club of the USA. In 2017 the UK-based Women’s Running and Men’s Running magazines' readers decided that Reggae Marathon was the 2017 Men’s Running - International Race of the Year and a ‘Highly Commended’ event in the Women’s Running International Race of the Year category.
Reggae Marathon features Reggae Music along the course, and the “World’s Best Pasta Party” held the night before the race, remains a key attraction. Many runners and walkers come for the run and stay for the fun as post- race offerings include a dip in the sea which is a short distance from the finish line, and live entertainment.
This is a unique Jamaican event: a fusion of fun, food, sport and music! The event celebrates its eighteenth staging on December 2, 2018, moving to a Sunday race day for the first time in it's history.
Please see website for more information.
On Sunday December 2, 2018 at 5:15 am (ends 12:00 pm)
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