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ITALY LAZIO — 2020-04-10 — Rieti. "Cinque maratone di Pasqua nella Valle Santa lungo il Cammino di Francesco".

DENMARK — 2020-04-10 — Aalborg. "Aalborg Brutal Marathon". Did they tell you in school that Denmark is flat? Well, in our school you can learn a completely other lesson when we invite you to the 21th edition of the Aalborg Brutal Marathon on Good Friday 10 April at 11.00 am. Exactly 42195 meters - with hills that kill. A short round of 800 meters followed by six grueling rounds of 6,9 km past the zoo and the Aalborgtower. The race is run on city roads and forest paths on a very hilly course. You have 6 hours to finish the race.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WISCONSIN — 2020-04-11 — Milwaukee. "Milwaukee Marathon". The Half Marathon course starts and finishes at the Fiserv Forum in downtown Milwaukee and takes runners across the Milwaukee River, through the heart of downtown Milwaukee and over to the Lake Michigan Waterfront before journeying through Marquette University campus. The 5K flows from the Fiserv Forum, through Downtown until reaching the the Lake Michigan Waterfront. From there, runners will turn around near the Art Museum before returning to Fiserv Forum and the festival. The Milwaukee Marathon doesn't end at the finish line - the fun continues with an awesome after-party right outside the Fiserv Forum. There will be music, food, drinks, vendor booths and giveaways to enjoy, plus appearances by the Bucks Beat Drum Line, Milwaukee Bucks Dancers, Milwaukee Bucks Hoop Troop and Bango, the Bucks mascot. In addition, Good City Brewing, Punch Bowl Social and Drink Wisconsinbly Pub will be open for business offering great food, drinks, and views of the after-party! If you've achieved an exceptionally low finish time at a marathon or half marathon in the past two years, we have a couple of perks for you! The first is a special Elite Runner Corral at the front of the pack to ensure you get a fast start right out of the gate. The second is a fully comped entry to this year's race!

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-04-11 — Riverside. "Magna Carta Half Marathon and Marathon". Both the half / full marathon races will start on the Thames Path trail beside the Wraysbury Skiff and Punting Club Race HQ. The half marathon route will initially be one 2.5 mile out / back loop to Staines Bridge, followed by 2 out / back 5.3 mile sections, to the Old Windsor Lock Check Point (turnaround point) along this scenic stretch of the River Thames path. The route for the full marathon will initially be 2 out / back 2.5 mile loops to Staines Bridge, followed by 4 out / back 5.3 mile sections, to the Old Windsor Lock Check Point (turnaround point) along this scenic stretch of the River Thames path. Both routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running pink / black chevron directional signage all along the run routes. The courses will be also be well marshalled at both turnaround points and at the respective check points which will be well stocked. For full info and FAQ's please see website.

GREECE CRETE — 2020-04-12 — Chania. "Crete Marathon". CANCELLED - Due to recent developments in the pandemic issue it was decided to cancel the 5th Crete Marathon for the year 2020. The Crete Marathon will be held in April 2021. - The Crete Marathon, which is dedicated to the memory of the Great Hierarch and Humanist Eirinaios Galanakis, has been run annually in Chania from 2016, and is organised by the Chania Roadrunners and Health Club. The race program consists of a Marathon 42,2km, 10km, 5km and 2,5km (fun run). It is the largest mass sport running event in Crete. It is also a multi-dimensional event with cultural and social events running parallel to the road races. Such events include: the collection of the olive branches used to make the race winners laurels from the Ancient (5000 year old) Olive Tree of Vouves in the Municipality of Platanias; and the 2 torch-bearing relay runs the previous day, Saturday, that end at the event's Opening Ceremony on Saturday afternoon at the Municipal Market. Co-organizers of the event are the Region of Crete-Regional Unit of Chania, the Municipalities of Chania (Platanias, Apokoronas, Kissamos, Kantanou-Selinou and Sfakia), the Chania Hotel Owners Association, the Chamber of Commerce and Crafts, the Bar Association, the Medical Association of Chania, the Gymnastics association of Crete. It is organised under the auspices of the Crete Region, SEGAS and EOLSMA-Y. There are 2 registration periods: Until 29/2/2020 (with discounted entry fees) and from 1/3/2020 (normal entry fees). It is predicted that there will be around 4000 runners and event volunteers and over 5500 participants incl. media, spectators etc. As you can see, it is a multidimensional athletic and cultural event and a unique opportunity for every participant. Make your registration today and live an unforgettable experience! We look forward to welcoming you to the 5th Crete Marathon. More information about the races, offers, parallel events is available on our official website. For any questions please contact Ms. Athena Charitaki +30 6932 630730.

NORWAY SVALBARD — 2020-04-13 — Longyearbyen. "North Pole Marathon". Welcome to the running experience of a lifetime. On April 13th, 2020, athletes like you can make history as a continuing new breed of Arctic adventurer. By competing in the "World's Coolest Marathon", the FWD North Pole Marathon, you can become one of a truly select few to race at the top of the world - at the Geographic North Pole. And you will feel on top of the world when you manage to overcome the extreme sub-zero temperatures to finish 42.195km (26.2 miles) in one of the remotest parts of the planet. But first you must ask yourself if you have got the nerve and drive to travel to the North Pole and run on Arctic ice floes, with 6 to 12 feet separating you from 12,000 feet of Arctic Ocean? Can you handle the extreme cold? Are you fit enough? Do you want to push yourself to the edge? If the answer is yes, then you are ready for the North Pole Marathon. Join race director Richard Donovan, the first marathoner at both the North and South Poles, in a trip of a lifetime. Remember, this marathon is not run on land - it is run 'on' water, frozen water, in the high Arctic Ocean. You will never have a greater adventure marathon story.

GERMANY — 2020-04-16 — Burg. "Spreewald-Marathon". The Spreewald Marathon has become a cult event with more than 42.195 walking kilometres: More than 30 competitions in the disciplines of running, cycling, inline skating, paddling, walking and hiking are available. The program includes suitable distances for every age and performance class. All routes lead through typical landscapes - along the rivers, meadows and forests of the Spreewald Biosphere Reserve, through their villages and picturesque cities.

ITALY BASILICATA — 2020-04-18 — Banzi (Potenza). "Maratona dei Templari".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA UTAH — 2020-04-18 — Salt Lake City. "Salt Lake City Marathon". POSTPONED - It is with great sadness that we must announce that the University of Utah Health Salt Lake City Marathon presented by Bank of America and all of its related events for 2020 have been postponed due to imminent mass-gathering restrictions related to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic - You need to see Salt Lake City to believe it. Run through the city's iconic landmarks while surrounded by the towering Wasatch Mountains. Finish victoriously and celebrate with friends and family at the historic city hall building. There are 7 events to choose from, something for everyone! It is challenging, yet beautiful. We are showing you the view. Now show us your determination! Full (BQ) - Half - 10k - 5k Bike Tour - 10k Skate - Kids K.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WASHINGTON — 2020-04-18 — Wenatchee. "Wenatchee Marathon, Half Marathon & 10k". A fast course with something for everyone. Great Boston qualifier. Gorgeous course, largely on asphalt trails along the Columbia River. Cascade Mountain views abound. Full Marathon, Half, and 10k categories. Walkers welcome in all categories. The Wenatchee Marathon is operated by TedDriven, an organization that supports cancer research and local charities. Cancer research is a special interest of the directors. Everyone knows someone who has suffered through cancer, and your race directors, Lynda, Wendy & Ian, have all been directly impacted and are committed to doing their part to fight the disease. TedDriven donates proceeds from the Wenatchee Marathon to the cancer biology lab at University of Pennsylvania. This lab is making amazing progress in fighting solid tumors genetically. Please check back for updates from the lab on their progress.

NORWAY — 2020-04-18 — Holmestrand. "Holmestrand Maraton". Welcome to the Holmestrand Marathon! The trail starts in the city centre with a 5 km roundabout running through the north town and the south town. This one runs several rounds from the distance you choose. Here many of the runners will pass the city centre several times. Perhaps the most important of all, the Holmestrand Marathon has fast trail with few uphill slopes.

ITALY VENETO — 2020-04-19 — Padova. "Maratona di Sant'Antonio".

AUSTRIA — 2020-04-19 — Wien. "Vienna City Marathon". On April 19, 2020 the Vienna City Marathon will return for its next edition! Enjoy to run in an incredible atmosphere in the capital of Austria. Run run run!

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OREGON — 2020-04-19 — Bend. "Bend Marathon and Half". Welcome to the Bend Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k. The April 19, 2020 events will be the best mountain town races anywhere. These are spectacularly scenic courses emphasizing everything that makes Bend, Oregon great. You'll cruise around neighborhood parks, through ponderosa pine forests, along the mighty Deschutes River, and finish in a beautiful iconic Bend location to a hoppin' afterparty where the kombucha and craft beer are flowing, delicious food is waiting, and you can relax because you just finished your best race ever! Join us for the 6th edition of the Bend Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and 5k.

BELGIUM — 2020-04-19 — Namur. "Marathon International de Namur". The event offers a unique occasion to discover the city of Namur while taking part to a yet famous race.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TEXAS — 2020-04-25 — Waco. "Silo District Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K". The Silo District Marathon is an annual 5k, Half Marathon, and Marathon race hosted by Magnolia and held in Waco, Texas. Initially started in honor of Chip’s first marathon goal and heart for the Brave Like Gabe Foundation, this USATF certified race is a Boston Marathon qualifier, and is sure to challenge all participants. Race net profits will be directed to the Brave Like Gabe Foundation in support of rare cancer research and benefit cancer patients treated at the Baylor Scott & White McClinton Cancer Center in Waco.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-04-25 — Godalming. "The Fox". An award-winning ultra distance and marathon trail run in Surrey. Long-distance running event "The Fox" returns for the fourth year on 25 April 2020. The event is delivered by multi-award winning organisers aat-events in partnership with ULTRA magazine. Starting and finishing in Godalming, the chip-timed 60km ultra-marathon follows The Fox Way - a circular, mixed-terrain route around the historic town of Guildford - which can be completed individually or as part of a relay team. Chip-timed Marathon and Half Marathon races also follow this little-known trail - which takes in a mix of beautiful woodland, farmland and river-side scenery. There are 5 aid stations along the ultra-marathon route packed with runner's favourite sweet and salty treats - such as flat Coca-Cola and watermelon. All runners receive a huge Fox medal and branded headwrap (buff) at the finish line, and can celebrate over a selection of drinks from the on-site bar. Don't delay, enter today!

GERMANY — 2020-04-26 — Hannover. "HAJ Hannover Marathon". One of Germany's fastest tracks with its only 21m of difference in elevation. Colorful supporting program - we present an unforgettable feel good experience for runners and supporters with samba groups, cheerleading, stage shows and great join-in activities. At the Marathon in Hannover the event area unites in and around the New Town Hall all important facilities. Numbers pick up, Marathon Expo, pasta party, marathon hotel and much more is situated in the immediate vicinity of the start and finish zone. An "all-inclusive package" for all participants.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2020-04-26 — Big Sur. "Big Sur International Marathon". The "bucket list" Big Sur International Marathon is held annually the last Sunday in April and is a point-to-point course on CA Highway 1 from Big Sur to Carmel, CA. Other distance events include a marathon relay, 21-Miler, 11-Miler, 12K, 5K and 3K (on Saturday). The marathon course features hills, included the notorious Hurricane Point, the chance to run over the iconic Bixby Bridge at the halfway point, course entertainment, a two-day Health & Fitness Expo and fun Finish Village. Registration is by way of five separate random drawings as well as several first-come, first-served options. Also offered is the Boston 2 Big Sur Challege, where athletes run the Boston Marathon and then, six days later, Big Sur.

GERMANY — 2020-04-26 — Düsseldorf. "Metro Marathon Düsseldorf". With the hotel package of Dusseldorf Tourism you can expect the following services: 1 night including breakfast, 15% discount when registering for the METRO Marathon Düsseldorf, 1 DusseldorfCard with numerous free entries to many museums and other leisure facilities as well as free travel by public transport, 1 Dusseldorf info package, 1 guide.

GERMANY — 2020-04-26 — Leipzig. "Leipzig Marathon". Competitions and distances: Marathon, Halfmarathon, 10km Run / Walk, 4km Run / Walk, Inline-skating Halfmarathon, wheelchair / handbike Halfmarathon, Children Run (3-10 y.) 600m. Leipzig Marathon, the marathon with Germany's longest marathon tradition. Germany's first marathon took place in Leipzig in 1897. The first German marathon championship took place in Leipzig in 1925. The Leipzig Marathon has been running continuously since 1977 and is taking place for the 44th time.

SPAIN — 2020-04-26 — Madrid. "Rock 'n' Roll Madrid Marathon & 1/2". On April 26th, 2020 the EDP Rock 'n' Roll Madrid Marathon & Half will celebrate 43 years running and rocking in Madrid, and 39,000 runners from all over the world will join us at Spain's most beautiful race. The event offers 3 distances, Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K, so that everyone can enjoy the biggest running party in the Country. You will also experience a unique festive atmosphere where thousands of spectators take the streets the day of the event to encourage the participants and to feel part of this great celebration. In addition to having an incredibly beautiful and touristic course through the heart of Madrid, the EDP Rock 'n' Roll Madrid Marathon & Half is an authentic running party, with more than 30 entertainment stages and stations located along the course. You will rock like never before!

ITALY PIEMONTE — 2020-04-26 — Val della Torre (Torino). "Maratona alpina Val della Torre".

SWITZERLAND — 2020-04-26 — Zürich. "Zürich Marathon". Enjoy the 42.195 kilometres through the beautiful city of Zurich and along the matchless Lake Zurich. 70% of all runners beat their best time in Zurich. At the Cityrun even less experienced runners can enjoy the beautiful 10 km race through Zurich's fast and attractive city centre. In the four-man team on four stages with different distances (8 km / 12.7 km / 4.0 km / 17.5 km) even less experienced and up to ambitious runners can enjoy the course.

GERMANY SAXONY — 2020-04-26 — Königstein. "VVO Oberelbe-Marathon". The first three finishers of the VVO marathon (men and women) receive a financial award (500, 300 and 200 EUR resp.). For a new record (men: 2:22:52h, women 2:38:41h) the winner receives 300 EUR. For a new record under 2:22h resp. 2:35h additional 300 EUR are awarded. The first three female and male finisher of the Lichtenauer half marathon are awarded 200 EUR, 100 EUR and 50 EUR respectively. For a new record additional 150 EUR are awarded (men: 1:07:46h, women: 1:16:25h).

GERMANY SAARLAND — 2020-04-26 — St. Wendel. "Globus Marathon St. Welden". [German] Der Globus-Marathon in St. Wendel findet am 26. April 2020 zum 14. Mal statt. Auf die Teilnehmer wartet eine besondere Veranstaltung mit Marathon, Halbmarathon, 10 km Einzel & Team-Lauf und Kids-Marathon. Beim Globus-Marathon St. Wendel am 26. April 2020 werden wieder viele begeisterte Zuschauer und Musikbands die Läufer anfeuern. Wir versprechen Ihnen ein besonderes Lauferlebnis, das Sie so schnell nicht vergessen werden. Unser Organisations- und Serviceteam, viele Sponsoren, Partner und Helfer sorgen dafür, dass Sie am Renntag Ihr Bestes geben können.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA DELAWARE — 2020-04-26 — Wilmington. "Delaware Marathon Running Festival". The race travels across beautiful Brandywine Park on the Brandywine River, along prestigious parkways, through historic neighborhoods of Wilmington and past downtown's Rodney Square but without some of the confusing turns and crossovers. Choose from a full marathon, half-marathon, 4-person relay, 5k or kids fun run - all on the same day this year. Bring a friend to take advantage of our referral rewards to earn cash and gear. Non-runners can join us at start/finish line at Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park for a great party with live music, vendors and activities for the whole family. There is plenty of free parking nearby and easy access to and from Interstate I-95 (Exit 6). Visit website for details. We believe this is your best chance to run a certified 26.2 mile road marathon in Delaware! We are a USATF certified Boston Marathon Qualifier and historically 10%-12% of our marathon runners have qualified for the Boston Marathon.

ITALY PIEMONTE — 2020-05-01 — Santhià (Vercelli). "Del riso... la maratona".

ITALY PUGLIA — 2020-05-03 — Barletta (Barletta-Andria-Trani). "Maratona delle cattedrali, Mezzamaratona delle cattedrali".

ITALY MARCHE — 2020-05-03 — Barchi (Pesaro-Urbino). "Collemar-athon, Mezza ColleMar-athon".

UNITED KINGDOM NORTHERN IRELAND — 2020-05-03 — Belfast. "Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon". 2020 Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon Qualifies for Abbott World Marathon Majors Wanda Age Group World Rankings! The event organisers of the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon are delighted to confirm they are a qualifying event this year, firmly putting Belfast on the map for those planning to gain marathon points through a spring marathon, nationally and internationally.

CZECH REPUBLIC BOHEMIA — 2020-05-03 — Prague. "Volkswagen Prague Marathon". The Volkswagen Prague Marathon has become an essential race on the world running circuit. An exceptionally beautiful course. And a beautifully managed event, from the moment you visit our web site to register till the last note of the Prague Marathon Music Festival. We are doing everything we know how, to make this an absolutely delightful event for runners. Because we figure those who are willing to put themselves through this kind of pain deserve a special kind of pampering.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA RHODE ISLAND — 2020-05-03 — Providence. "Providence Marathon". The Providence Marathon is returning on May 3, 2020 for another fun day of running through the heart of beautiful Providence, Rhode Island! Join thousands of runners across three distances (full marathon, half, or 5k) and experience this scenic spring race with new ownership committed to making it the premier running event in the region. With all races starting and finishing right in downtown Providence, you'll celebrate with a revamped after party featuring delicious craft beer, free food, great tunes, and some incredible race swag! Your registration for the Providence Marathon includes a lot of awesome stuff! Check it out: High-quality quarter-zip (marathon and half runners); Tech running shirt (all runners); Exclusive finisher medal (all runners); After party that includes music, vendor booths, free food, and one free beer for all runners (21+).

CANADA BRITISH COLUMBIA — 2020-05-03 — Vancouver. "Vancouver Marathon". CANCELLED - The 2020 BMO Vancouver Marathon has been cancelled due to increased coronavirus concerns and the recent directive from the British Columbia Provincial Health Officer to ban all public gatherings - Ranked one of the top destination marathons in the world, the BMO Vancouver Marathon is a scenic Boston Qualifier that takes runners on a 42.2KM (26.2 miles) adventure past beaches, through natural parks, and along Vancouver's Seawall – the world's longest uninterrupted waterfront path. Vancouver's only marathon offers 70% shoreline views and stunning scenery. Experience this world-class event for yourself! With the whole city behind you, you're bound to reach your goal! Discover one of the world's 'most livable cities' by foot and witness the community support that has encapsulated the event since its inception in 1972.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA PENNSYLVANIA — 2020-05-03 — Pittsburgh. "Pittsburgh Marathon and Half Marathon". CANCELLED - We regret to share with all of you that the Dick's Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon will not take place in 2020 - Get ready to Move, Runner of Steel! 2020 is your year to Move yourself, Move heartbeats, Move goals, and Move barriers! Run to achieve a personal goal or connect your passion with purpose and run for a charity close to your heart. Marathon and Half Marathon start at 7:05 am.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NORTH DAKOTA — 2020-05-04 — Fargo. "Sanford Fargo Marathon". With a week full of events, the Fargo Marathon will have something for everyone. From the Cyclothon, Furgo Dog Run, Largest Kid's Race, 5K Walk/Run, 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon Relays, there is a distance for all!

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-05-09 — Foiano della Chiana (Arezzo). "La sei ore del donatore".

GERMANY — 2020-05-09 — Mannheim. "SRH Daemmer Marathon". Party mood over 42.195 km. As dusk falls, the audience's enthusiasm and party mood grows at the track and at the 20 action points. After the start in front of the rose garden, the course continues over the planks and then over the Augusta plant to Neuostheim and via the bypass to the vibrant Seckenheim district, before passing by Neuostheim and the Luisenpark back to Mannheim. The route continues along the planks and the Fressgasse to the Unipark and via the Konrad-Adenauer-Brücke to Ludwigshafen. There, the runners reach the Rheingönheim district. After the frenetic applause of numerous spectators, we return to Mannheim via the idyllic Hannelore-Kohl promenade along the Rhine.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WISCONSIN — 2020-05-09 — Eagle River. "Journeys Marathon". CANCELLED - This event has been cancelled due to concerns over COVID-19 - An inspirational race that starts with a woodland backdrop on rustic roads, while meandering though the Northern Highland American Legion State Forest and passes many scenic northern Wisconsin lakes along the way. Race events include: Half-marathon, 13.1 Power Walk, 10K, and 5K.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2020-05-09 — Uhldingen-Mühlhofen. "Uhldinger Pfahlbau Marathon". CANCELLED - One of the most beautiful natural runs in the Lake Constance region. The 15th marathon starts on May 9, 2020. Would you like to run? Then register now, we look forward to seeing you!

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA MAINE — 2020-05-09 — Biddeford. "Shipyard Maine Coast Half and Full Marathon". The Shipyard Maine Coast Half and Full Marathon is returning to Kennebunk, Kennebunkport, and Biddeford on Saturday, May 9th for another weekend of running along Maine's beautifully rugged coastline. Join thousands of runners and spectators at one of Maine's most scenic road races where you celebrate your finish with a huge party featuring craft beer from Shipyard, delicious food, and live music!

SWITZERLAND GENEVA — 2020-05-10 — Geneva. "Harmony Genève Marathon for Unicef". The Harmony Geneva Marathon for Unicef is arguably one of the most picturesque city marathons in Europe and unquestionably one of the fastest. The course takes in the countryside nestled between mountains and the shore of Lake Geneva before finishing in the heart of the city in front of the famous Jet d'Eau. The 16th edition of the Harmony Geneva Marathon for Unicef takes place on 9th-10th May 2020. Thousands of runners from more than 138 global destinations are expected to join this inclusive festival of running by signing up for one of eight events: Marathon, Relay Marathon (4-6 people), Half-Marathon, Wheelchair Race, 10km (open to runners and walkers), La Genevoise #LikeAGirl by Always (a 6km race for women) and Junior Races (1 to 3km for 3 to 13-year-olds).

GERMANY — 2020-05-10 — Mainz. "Gutenberg Marathon Mainz". You are spoiled for choice. Because at the Gutenberg Marathon you can of course complete the full distance of 42.195 kilometers. A change from marathon to half marathon and vice versa is still possible during the run. If that's too long for you, next to the half track this year is again the Peppex Sports 4 Series relay marathon to choose from. Well over 2,000 students also compete in the Country's largest Ekiden relay race.

SPAIN — 2020-05-10 — Vitoria-Gasteiz. "Maraton Martin Fiz". Marathon 42k, half marathon 21k, Carrera Popular 10k, Carrera Txiki 1k. Vitoria-Gasteiz can boast about its Casco Histórico (old town), which was declared a Historical Monument in 1997 and preserves its medieval layout. The city was elected European Green Capital 2012. It is surrounded by a Green Belt, which consists of six major parks crossed by an extensive network of pathways for pedestrians and cyclists, and is a landmark for its great progress in the greening and sustainability of the urban environment.

SLOVENIA — 2020-05-16 — Radenci. "Maraton Treh Src". Events: Radenska Classic Marathon (42.195 m), Radenska Medium Halfmarathon (21.098 m), Radenska Naturelle Run (10.000 m), Oaza Run (5.000 m), Nordic walking (10.000 m), March Three Hearts (non competitive), 2020 Children's Run (non competitive). Cash prizes are given to the top three ranked runners (male and female) in the Radenska Classic Marathon and Radenska Medium Halfmarathon. Best three ranked absolutely in all races will receive a trophy. The best three in each category will recive medals by mail following the announcement of official results (10 days after the event).

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-05-16 — Naseby. "Shires and Spires Northants Ultra 35, Marathon Half Marathon, 10K Naseby". This year we have added two more events to create an amazing running festival in the beautiful Northamptonshire village of Naseby (home of the famous battle) with something for everyone. We have a road 10K, a multi-terrain half marathon, a multi-terrain marathon and the legendary Shires and Spires 35 mile Ultra Marathon. All races start at the same time at Naseby Village Hall and finish in the same place too making for easy race logistics. Everyone shares the first 3.3 miles before the races split into two - 10K and Half Marathon one way and Ultra and Marathon the other. This year is the first every clockwise edition which will challenge even the seasoned competitors. The 10K takes you on quiet country roads from Naseby through to Haselbech and down a steep hill towards Cottesbrooke before turning back up towards Naseby with a challenging climb to the finish. The Multi-Terrain Half Marathon follows the 10K route before turning off to the picturesque village of Guilsborough, past the Hollowell Reservoir. It's then on to the trails before reaching Thornby and then a cheekly climb back into Naseby. If you are bored of road marathons but are not ready for your first Ultra but would like to experience some of the route then we present the multi-terrain marathon. it follows a 26.6 mile loop taking in some of the Shires and Spires Ultra Route and of course amazing country houses and stunning countryside. We also have the Northants 35 "Shires and Spires" Ultra Marathon Following is a 35 mile loop taking in some of the most interesting country houses and historical sites in England including Naseby, Althorp (home of the Spencer family), Cottesbrooke, evidently the house Jane Austen used as the basis for Mansfield Park as well as some stunning countryside. All races are chip timed and benefit from checkpoints along the way with a selection of vegan friendly (and delicious too) sweets, cake, and fruit along with our enthusiastic marshal team.

AUSTRIA — 2020-05-17 — Salzburg. "Salzburg Marathon". The magnificent home straight in front of the world known Festspielhaus - with an exclusive view on fortress Hohensalzburg - is the highlight of this emotional and eventful weekend of running in Salzburg. The enjoyment of running for everyone is a top priority at the Running Festival of Mozart City from 15 to 17 May 2020. As a small but fine marathon with an extraordinary offer and an authentic performance, the Salzburg Marathon has established itself in the European running calendar in recent years. The three-day Running Festival of Mozart City offers you the perfect stage for your outstanding running experience. Be part of an international runners' meeting and enjoy exciting running days. With eight attractive competitions on different running distances, each with its own charm, you will certainly get your money's worth! Competitions on May 17th: 17th Salzburg Marathon / Sparkasse half marathon / Hyundai Relay Marathon / Hervis-10K Salzburg CityRun. Competitions on May 16th: Junior-Marathon / Coca-Cola Integration Run / CUP&CINO Breakfast Run. Competition on May 15th: 12th Salzburg Women's Run.

PERU — 2020-05-17 — Lima. "Life Lima42k Marathon". Adidas Perù and ZM Promociones are the organizers of the Life Lima42k Marathon, with the cooperation of the Metropolitan Municipality of Lima and the Municipalities of San Borja, San Isidro, Miraflores, Santiago de Surco, Magdalena del Mar and Lince. Any person, male or female, who is 18 years old on the day of the race, is elegible to participate in this event. Nevertheless, athletes who are between 16 and 17 years old may participate, but only in the 10km event. They must present an authorization signed by their parent or guardian and be accompanied by them when they pick up their race number at the Expo Maratón. Life Lima 42k Marathon categories: Marathon, Half-marathon and 10km.

LATVIA — 2020-05-17 — Riga. "Rimi Riga Marathon". If you have never been to Riga then running a marathon or half-marathon could be a good reason to visit one of the most beautiful cities on the Baltic Sea coast. Marathon running has a long history in Riga City and after 29 years it has grown to welcome 38 000 runners from 82 countries offering five races - marathon, half-marathon, 10 km, 6 km, and 4.2 km Family Run together with many running festivities throughout the weekend. Rimi Riga Marathon has been awarded to prestigious IAAF Gold Label thus confirming the high quality and excellent organizational level of the race.

DENMARK — 2020-05-17 — Copenhagen. "Copenhagen Marathon". On Sunday, May 17th, 2020, the 41th edition of the Copenhagen Marathon will be taking place. Following an amazing and unforgettable anniversary edition with participation of the biggest number of entrants in race history, the city of Copenhagen is ready to welcome runners to be a part of the next decade of marathon history. Whether you want to relive the fantastic atmosphere or take on the challenge for the first time, you can look forward to an unforgettable experience unfolding at your feet and around every next corner. Extremely flat and spectator-friendly, the Copenhagen Marathon is a round course running through the very best of Copenhagen and Frederiksberg with start and finish at the harbour front of Islands Brygge.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-05-17 — London. "Richmond Park Full Marathon". Race start time 09.30am. Competitor Information for the 2020 event provided. The Marathon course is a three-lap route held entirely within the boundaries of Richmond Park, starting and finishing at Sheen Gate - the first lap will be approximately 12.2 miles, the 2nd and 3rd laps will be full Tamsin Trail laps (7.1 miles each) that will make the marathon distance of 26.2 miles or 42.1 km. Race HQ / Start and Finish: see

SIERRA LEONE — 2020-05-20 — Makeni. "Sierra Leone Marathon". Run alongside 700 runners in Sierra Leone's only large scale sporting event. The Sierra Leone Marathon route will take you across some of the most beautiful scenery in Northern Sierra Leone. Winding through tropical forest and local villages, this tough race is one you'll never forget.

UNITED KINGDOM SCOTLAND — 2020-05-23 — Edinburgh. "Edinburgh Marathon Festival". Starting and finishing near the EMF Hub at Dynamic Earth, this beautiful, scenic route takes place in Holyrood Park in the heart of Edinburgh. The route offers stunning views of Edinburgh Castle and panoramic views of the city. Runners start on Queens Drive with a 200m downhill section before heading past the steep sides of Arthurs Seat on your right and Dynamic Earth, The Scottish Parliament and Holyrood Palace on your left. Continuing on towards the 1km mark you will pass St. Margaret's Loch before starting the ascent around the east side of Arthurs Seat. As you continue the clockwise route around this famous old volcano, you will pass Dunsapie Loch at around 2.5km. Now on the far side of Arthur's seat at 3km runners can enjoy spectacular views of Duddingston Loch below and across the southside of Edinburgh and beyond towards the Pentland Hills. Approaching the 4km marker you will enjoy a panoramic view of the City. The route then doubles back on itself along Duddingston Low Road at 5km and through Duddingston Village at 6km. The route joins the Innocent Railway Road through 7km and 8km and then heads back up onto Queens Drive. Passing the 9km it's now downhill all the way, back through the Start Line again and the final 250m dash to the cheering crowds and the finish line on Holyrood Gait. / The Edinburgh Marathon on May 24 has sold out every year since 2008 and is the second largest marathon in the UK, behind only London. Fast and flat, this course was voted the fastest marathon in the UK by Runners World, ideal if it's your first marathon or you are looking for a PB. The course not only offers the chance to set a personal best, but also see some of the city's iconic landmarks.

CANADA ONTARIO — 2020-05-23 — Ottawa. "Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend". The Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon is Canada's largest and fastest marathon. One of two IAAF Gold Label marathon events in Canada, the race attracts thousands of participants, including a world-class contingent of pro athletes every year. The Ottawa Marathon is one of Canada's largest Boston qualifiers.

LUXEMBOURG — 2020-05-23 — Luxembourg. "Night Marathon Luxembourg". CANCELLED - At dusk, in the narrow streets and alleys of the old town, never-ending rows of spectators standing on both sides of the course, absolute pandemonium at Place Guillaume, the quiet green parks in the city centre, small festivals in the exclusive residential areas. Marathon in Luxembourg – it is far more than just running. It is a short vacation during a long weekend, it is culture and shopping, it is Samba festival and fair at the same time. Luxembourg is one of the most beautiful European capitals, small and exquisite with a pinch of extravagance. Here, a historic town centre grown on steep sandstone rocks, there, a modern and vivid banking and financial centre on top of the Kirchberg. The ING Night Marathon Luxembourg forges links between the different parts of town, between sports and culture, between the more than 100 nationalities living in town. Become part of this great running movement in the small Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Celebrate with us in the small alleys of the town centre, in the elegant philharmonic building. The proven motto will be kept up for this edition: quality rules quantity. As the number of participants is limited to 17,000 runners, register now and make sure you will be a part of the ING Night Marathon Luxembourg! Decide on the day whether to run the marathon or half marathon - even during the race!

GERMANY — 2020-05-24 — Regensburg. "Regensburg Marathon". The runners of the marathon, three-quarter marathon and half marathon run together in the first round of the half marathon route. Three-quarter marathon and marathon then run one or two quarter marathon rounds (Old Town Rounds). The runners of the quarter-marathon start with half an hour's distance to the big mass start at 9 o'clock and run at the Ostentor (eastern old town) back to the Infineon parking lot.

SWITZERLAND ZURICH — 2020-05-24 — Winterthur. "Winterthur Marathon". Der Winterthur Marathon ist eine Laufveranstaltung, die seit 1998 jährlich jeweils im Mai durchgeführt wird. Der nächste Anlass findet am 24. Mai 2020 statt. Ursprünglich war der Lauf als Wettkampf für geübte Läufer konzipiert. In den letzten Jahren hat sich der Winterthur Marathon jedoch zum Laufanlass für jederfrau und -mann entwickelt, bei dem weniger die Höchstleistung denn das Lauferlebnis im Zentrum steht. Neben dem Marathon und Halbmarathon für die sehr gut Trainierten bietet der Winterthur Marathon heute auch Wettkämpfe für weniger Geübte, Kinder, Walkerinnen und Walker an. Die zu laufenden Distanzen bewegen sich dabei zwischen 600 m beim Kinderlauf, über 5 km, 10km Lauf und Halbmarathon bis zur Marathondistanz. Ein Gruppen - Erlebnis ist sicher auch die Marathon Stafette. Entsprechend dieser Ausrichtung auf den Breitensport, ist die landschaftlich besonders attraktive Streckenführung, der Töss entlang durch das idyllische Leisental. Anstatt auf verkehrsreichen Strassen laufen die Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmer des Winterthur Marathons so mehrheitlich auf Waldstrassen weit weg von Verkehrslärm und Abgasen. Da die Laufveranstaltung fester Bestandteil der regionalen Laufagenda ist, zieht der Winterthur Marathon auch viel Publikum an.

BHUTAN — 2020-05-24 — Paro. "Thunder Dragon Marathon and Half Marathon". Bhutan, the land of the Thunder Dragon, is mystical, enchanting and like nowhere you have ever been. Voted one of the world's top travel destinations, Bhutan remains accessible only to the privileged few. Nestling between Tibet and India it is a country of raw natural beauty; from stunning mountain scenery to tropical plains. This pristine scenery is home to exotic wildlife and is one of the last refuges of species like the Black-Necked Crane, the Golden Langur and even the Royal Bengal tiger. The Bhutanese people with their Buddhist beliefs have a strong sense of identity and of the interdependence between man and nature. This is expressed in the national policy of Gross National Happiness and concern for the environment. We are very priviledged to be able to organise one of the most exclusive marathons in the world in conjunction with Bhutanese Tour Operator Blue Poppy. The Thunder Dragon Marathon highlights all of the aspects of Bhutan that make it so special. Running through the beautiful Paro Valley the route takes in fantastic scenary and passes many iconic landmarks, like the Tigers Nest Monastery, Paro Dzong and many religious Chorten - a true mountain and cultural experience. Mostly on trails and mountain paths with some road sections, the route has a number of climbs but with an altitude variation that stays between 2,200m and 2,530m there are no tremendously difficult sections although it remains a suitable challenge.

NEPAL — 2020-05-29 — Kathmandu. "Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon". POSTPONED - We have been working on rescheduling our event for September 24, 2020, but if the health emergency doesn't subside sufficiently in advance, the September provisional arrangements may have to be postponed again merging the 2020 edition with the May 29, 2021 edition - An international high altitude adventure sports event held from Mt. Everest Base Camp, crisscrossing the high sherpa trails of Khumbu valley on May 29th every year. This event celebrates the historical ascent on Mt. Everest by Late Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary on 29th May 1953. The 2020 edition is the 18th edition of this magnificent event. Runners from all everywhere can take part in their desired categories 60 km Extreme Ultra, 42 km Full Marathon and 21 Km Half Marathon. Runners from all walks of life take part in this event - from highly professionals to new runners. Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon is not just a running event - it is truly a once in a lifetime experience.

ICELAND — 2020-05-30 — Myvatn. "Myvatn Marathon". The Mývatn Marathon will be held Saturday May 30, 2020. The marathon starts and ends by the Mývatn Nature Baths. Come join us for a full weekend of activities for the whole family. Included in your registration is a medal, T-shirt and a free entry to the Mývatn Nature Baths.

ITALY LAZIO — 2020-05-31 — Acquapendente (Viterbo). "European Francigena Marathon".

NEW ZEALAND — 2020-05-31 — Christchurch. "ASB Christchurch Marathon". Inspired by the 1974 Commonwealth Games marathon, the ASB Christchurch Marathon has been the South Island's premier marathon event since 1981. Held on Queens Birthday Weekend every year, it is renowned as one of the fastest courses in the world. But it is also one of the most scenic and supportive with central city course taking in iconic Christchurch landmarks such as Christchurch Town Hall, Hagley Park the Avon River and the earthquake red zone. With a Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k & Kids' Mara'Fun, there is something for everyone. But don't take our word for it... Try it for Yourself! Enter this year's 40th anniversary event now.

GREECE — 2020-06-06 — Pella. "International Marathon Alexander the Great". Location: Pella, Thessaloniki. Races: 5K Race, Marathon, 10K, 1K.

NORWAY SVALBARD — 2020-06-06 — Longyearbyen. "Spitsbergen Marathon". One can expect a temperature between 0 and 10 degrees Celsius in the month of June. It is not uncommon with wind, fog or rain. We recommend and bring windproof running gear with long arms and legs. Hat and gloves should also be included. Some think it is far between beverage stations and we would therefore recommend to bring their own drinks belt if you have a large fluid requirements.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA COLORADO — 2020-06-06 — Denver. "Revel Rockies Marathon & Half Marathon". This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful downhill road race takes runners from the forests and canyons of the Rocky Mountains to the foothills of Denver, Colorado. Featuring a perfectly smooth downhill slope and spectacular scenery, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time. This event is guaranteed to be your new favorite marathon or half marathon in Colorado! REVEL in speed. REVEL in beauty. REVEL in the Rockies.

DENMARK FAROE ISLANDS — 2020-06-07 — Tórshavn. "Atlantic Airways Tórshavn Marathon". A race unmatched in a place far away from everyday life. The event takes place in the beautiful and stunning scenery surrounding Tórshavn, the smallest capital of the world. Take in the cosy atmosphere of the city and the breathtaking view along the fjord surrounded by waterfalls and exceptionally green hills and mountains.

GERMANY NORTH RHINE-WESTPHALIA — 2020-06-07 — Duisburg. "Rhein-Ruhr Marathon". On the starting places, get set, go: The race for the 37th Rhein-Ruhr-Marathon on Sunday, 7 June 2020, for the start numbers for the 37th Rhein-Ruhr-Marathon can begin.

GERMANY — 2020-06-07 — Salzkotten. "Salzkotten Marathon". No matter in what distance you start - our atmosphere will inspire you. There is a lot of passion in the Salzkotten Marathon - and that is noticeable on the entire route. Whether you decide to take part in the Klingenthal Sport Marathon, the OWL Real Estate Half Marathon, the SAMbase 10km run or the 5km REWE Fit & Fun run, the atmosphere in the Sälzer town is unique.

GERMANY RHINELAND-PALATINATE — 2020-06-07 — Waxweiler. "Eifelmarathon". Ultra (51km), Marathon (42km), Half marathon (21km), Fitness (10km), Walking (10km), Kids (800m).

NETHERLAND ANTILLES ARUBA — 2020-06-07 — Oranjestad. "KLM Aruba Marathon". The 3rd edition of the KLM Aruba Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K will be held on the 7th of June 2020. The Race is AIMS/IAAF certified and this road race is organized on the highest International level. Each participant registered before May 10th 2020, will receive a personalized start number / Bib tag, Mylaps time registration, a Prize winning Medal and a complimentary Cotton Event Shirt. The free Aruba Marathon App including Track & Trace is available at the App store or Google Play. The Finisher Running Shirt, Pasta Party and charity donation are optional.The beautiful course will show you the best of Aruba, will take you along the from Palm Beach up to the famous California Lighthouse and Eagle Beach. We expect runners and walkers from all around the world and our main objective is to make this race for everybody unforgettable. Start & Finish at Hilton Aruba. The Marathon starts at 03:30 am, the Half marathon at 05:30 am, the 10K (walk or run) starts at 06:30 am and the 5K (walk or run) at 7:00 am. Every participant will Finish approximately at the same time at the Beach. Family and friends are welcome along the course and at the Finish (Beach "Celebration" Party). This unique family Running event is for young and old, schools and companies. There is a suitable distance available for everyone. Undeniably, Aruba's natural environment has activities for everyone, of any age, interest or nationality. Spectacular diving, snorkeling, fishing and golfing appeal to families, as do the fantastic white sandy beaches. We welcome participants from all over the world. Hope to see you for your "Aruba Runcation" and experience "One Happy Island".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WASHINGTON — 2020-06-07 — Port Angeles. "North Olympic Discovery Marathon". The North Olympic Discovery Marathon, Marathon Walk, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon and 10K take place on a unique point to point course that incorporates the beautiful Olympic Discovery Trail with stunning views of the Olympic Mountains and a five mile finishing stretch along the shores of the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The 5K and Kids Marathon are an out-and-back along the shores of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.

RUSSIA KARELIA — 2020-06-07 — Petrozavodsk. "Petrozavodsk Marathon". Scenic trail through historical sites, promenades and parks. Start in the very heart of the city. Unique medal of the finisher. And also in the program: Children's races for the youngest; Entertainment program for spectators and participants.

ITALY TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE — 2020-06-13 — Prato allo Stelvio (Bolzano). "Stelvio Marathon".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA INDIANA — 2020-06-14 — Carmel. "Carmel Marathon". The 10th Annual Carmel Marathon Weekend will offer a marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K and marathon relay on Sunday, June 14, 2020. All races utilize the same start and finish line, which allows spectators to see the opening ceremonies and start of the race and then cheer on runners as they finish.

NORWAY — 2020-06-20 — Tromso. "Midnight Sun Marathon (MSM)". Runners from all over the world are coming to Tromsoe to run in the Arctic and the land of the Midnight sun. Our courses are controlled and certified by AIMS (Association of International Marathon and Distance Races). Approximately 6000 runners take on the streets of Tromsoe every year. No matter level and age, there is a distance for you during MSM. You can choose between: Marathon, Mizuno Half Marathon, TINE Mila (10k), Coop Minimarathon (4,2k) and Kids marathon (800m).

DENMARK — 2020-06-20 — Aabenraa. "Aabenraa Bjergmarathon". The running surface is very diverse, as you run on both asphalt and woodland path. Both the marathon and the half marathon course consist of 2-4 loops, and after each loop you will pass the square. Expect the square to be crowded with cheering spectators.

MALAYSIA SABAH — 2020-06-21 — Kota Kinabalu. "Borneo Marathon". The course is certified by AIMS (Association of International Marathon and Distance Races) every year. Since 2008, runners of Borneo Marathon have benefitted 25 charitable organizations and causes from around and outside of Sabah.

GERMANY — 2020-06-21 — Cuxhaven. "Cuxhavener Stadtsparkassen Marathon". After the great successes of previous years, here is the fourteenth edition with which the marathon has firmly established itself in the Cuxhaven event calendar. We had to postpone the appointment to Sunday, June 21, 2020 due to the Corona virus.

ITALY VALLE D'AOSTA — 2020-06-21 — Pont Saint Martin (Aosta). "Valle d'Aosta Marathon".

DENMARK — 2020-06-21 — Hvide Sande. "North Sea Beach Marathon". The North Sea Beach Marathon has evolved into a true classic due to its unique location. The beautiful west coast of Denmark offers rough nature with breathtaking dunes, the North Sea and wide sandy beaches. The weather is always a challenge for the participants, no matter if it is windy, rainy, sunny or grey skies. It is a true challenge to run at a beach regardless if you are up for a full marathon, half marathon, 8,4 kilometers or 4,2 kilometers. North Sea Beach Marathon is one of a few marathons in the world, that is ran on a sandy beach. The race has reached an unique almost cult-like status among Danish and foreign runners. Even the BBC has visited the North Sea Beach Marathon and done a full broadcast from the event.

GERMANY — 2020-06-27 — Löningen. "Remmers-Hasetal-Marathon des VfL Löningen e. V. von 1903". [German] Am Samstag, dem 27.06.2020, ist es wieder soweit: Das Löninger "Sommerabend-Lauffest" geht in die nächste Runde. Wir werden volljährig! Der Remmers-Hasetal-Marathon des VfL Löningen wird bereits zum 18. Mal durchgeführt. Die Veranstaltung ist nicht nur etwas für Marathon-Läufer, sondern durch die Vielzahl von verschiedenen Strecken und Wettbewerben, ist für jeden Laufinteressierten das richtige dabei.

AUSTRALIA VICTORIA — 2020-06-27 — Torquay. "Australian Wildlife Marathon". Your Australian Wildlife Marathon tour will take place from June 25 to July 3, with the marathon and additional runs kicking off Saturday, June 27th. This is a week long package that includes accommodations, meals, sightseeing, along with the race. Set along the Great Ocean Road along Australia's surf cost, the Wildlife Marathon is one of the most amazing runs that Australia has to offer. Combining the majesty of the Australian Coast, you alone get to experience it all away from the crowds.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OREGON — 2020-06-27 — Mt. Hood. "Revel Mt Hood Marathon & Half Marathon". This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful road race takes runners from the majestic Timberline Lodge at the base of Mt Hood to the charming towns and forested foothills of the mountain just outside of Portland, Oregon. Featuring a smooth downhill slope and spectacular scenery in the Mount Hood National Forest, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time as it is the fastest marathon and half marathon in Oregon. REVEL in speed. REVEL in beauty. REVEL down Mt Hood!

ITALY TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE — 2020-07-04 — Bressanone (Bolzano). "Brixen Dolomiten Marathon".

SWITZERLAND — 2020-07-04 — Saint Niklaus. "Zermatt Marathon". One of the most beautiful Marathon races in Europe. The registration for the 4th July 2020 is possible until reaching the limited number of participants in each competition: Half marathon: 900 participants; Marathon: 800 participants; Relay-race: 200 teams; Ultra Marathon: 800 participants.

AUSTRIA — 2020-07-05 — Pitztal-Imst. "Gletscher Marathon". The Glacier Marathon from the Pitztal Glacier to Imst, through the entire Pitztal, is an extraordinary sporting event. The beautiful mountains in Pitztal offer a special setting for maximum performance in running. The starting field consists of internationally known athletes as well as local running enthusiasts. In total there are 4 competitions and great side events.

NEW ZEALAND WELLINGTON — 2020-07-05 — Wellington. "Gazley Volkswagen Wellington Marathon". The Gazley Volkswagen Wellington Marathon has been the Capital City's favourite footrace for 35 years. Based at the famous Westpac Stadium, the fast, flat, scenic route around Wellington's spectacular waterfront creates an occasion for all age and ability with the Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k and Kids' Magic Mile. Some 4000 runners and walkers from more than a dozen Countries line up for this great annual occasion. But don't take our word for it. Find out for yourself... Enter now at !

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-07-05 — Reigate. "North Downs Half-Marathon and Marathon". The course will follow the North Downs Way trail on an out-and-back route all the way to the Boxhill lookout point, the course will be one out and back lap for the half marathon and two out and back laps for the marathon. The trail is undulating and varied throughout with some lovely scenery along the way too. Course conditions and the weather at this time of the year can be warm so this will be a challenging trail run, with a unique horse brass medal to reward all finishers. This challenging half marathon / marathon route will start near the Reigate Hill Car Park (Surrey) in a small field adjacent to the North Downs Way trail. Both courses entail running on lovely forested undulating trails all along the North Downs Way out towards the Betchworth Lime Quarry then onwards to the Boxhill lookout where the half marathon and marathon turnaround points will both be. The half marathon will comprise of one lap of this out and back course and the marathon route will be two laps. The terrain is comprised of a mixture of challenging uphill assents or descents on these sandy and rutted trails offering the runner spectacular views throughout. Both routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running pink / black chevron directional signage all along the run routes. The courses will be also be well marshalled at the respective check points located at Pebblesdown Road and the Boxhill lookout which is also the turnaround point for the half and full marathon, these two checkpoints will be very well stocked. There are two variations to the course, the half and the marathon: The Half Marathon is 13.1 miles The Marathon is 26.2 miles. See the website for full info and FAQ's.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-07-05 — Hever. "Hever Castle Festival of Endurance". With over 1000 competitors taking on long distance challenges, spectators will support you on two or four loops of the iconic run course, taking in both Hever and Chiddingstone Castles and Kentish villages steeped in history. The Marathon and Half Marathon and will see competitors undertake 4 laps (2 laps Half Marathon) of a spectator-friendly almost entirely off road 10.5K circuit. Starting a few yards from the main castle drawbridge competitors will head off around the formal gardens of the estate before handrailing the lake for 0.5K and then heading up through Park Wood towards a corner of the estate called Thresher's Field and the first of two well stocked Feed Stations. A brief road section to Lockskinners is followed by a stunning country section of interconnected paths and tracks taking in the high point of the course at Stocks Wood and a water station in the strictly private Belhurst Nature Conservation Trust woodland area. A couple of woods and fields later competitors arrive at the hamlet of Hill Hoath and shortly afterwards the picture post card National Trust owned village of Chiddingstone where, just inside the gates of the castle by the same name, they will find the 2nd of the two Feed Stations. A brief trot across the frontage of Chiddingstone Castle, a small road section and then a gorgeous woodland gallop sees participants regain the Hever estate from where they left it at Threshers Field and the first Feed Station. Finally, a 2K circumnavigation of the Hever Lake and a brief traverse of the formal gardens will see runner complete their first lap. After a further lap runners turn right into the finishing straight and cross the finish line with the castle as a backdrop, to receive their medal and the now famous finishing line banquet!

RUSSIA NORTHWESTERN FEDERAL DISTRICT — 2020-07-19 — Saint Petersburg. "White Nights Marathon". The XXXI White Nights International Marathon will take place on July 19 2020 in St. Petersburg. Start on 42 km is at 8.00 a.m. and on 10 km at 8:30 a.m. at Dvortzovaya Square (the Palace Square). The Marathon course passes along the embankments, avenues and streets of St. Petersburg, past the historical monuments. Welcome! #wnmarathon

ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA — 2020-07-25 — Morciano di Romagna (Rimini). "Sei ore della spianata con la mortadella".

CANADA BRITISH COLUMBIA — 2020-07-25 — Chilliwack. "Revel Chilliwack Marathon & Half Marathon". This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful road race takes runners from the pristine shores of Chilliwack Lake high in the British Columbia mountains to the charming city of Chilliwack a short distance away from Vancouver. Featuring a smooth downhill slope and spectacular scenery in the Fraser Valley, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time as it is the fastest marathon and half marathon in Canada. REVEL in speed. REVEL in beauty. REVEL in Chilliwack!

GERMANY MECKLENBURG-VORPOMMERN — 2020-08-01 — Rostock. "hella Marathon Nacht Rostock". Take the boat to the start, through the city, Warnow Tunnel and IGA Park, along the waterfront and city harbor to the finish on the Neuer Markt - this is how the hella Marathon Night Rostock presents itself. Receiving Northern German hospitality, surrounded by a maritime flair, captivated by the holiday mood and the night-time dream atmosphere, you start into the twilight to finish in the brightly lit heart of the Hanseatic city. So, anchor lifted and sail set - experience the Hanseatic city of Rostock constantly (42,195 k / 21,1 k / 7 k).

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-08-02 — London. "Vanguard Way Half and Full Marathon". We will run part of the Vanguard Way Route. The whole national trail from East Croydon to Newhaven on the South Coast is an exceptionally varied and beautiful course for both walkers and runners. An out 13.1 mile and back 13.1 mile route following the undulating route. You will see the most amazing scenery along the way. Below is a flavour of the course you will experience! The Vanguard Way is 66 miles (107 km) long. It starts on the southern outskirts of Greater London and passes through the counties of Surrey, Kent and East Sussex. On the Directions and Maps page of the website you can find downloadable files giving directions and maps from North to South (Croydon to Newhaven) and from South to North. From East Croydon Station, 20 minutes by train from central London, you soon reach parkland, woodland and open country, passing several historic houses at Coombe, through Selsdon Wood Nature Reserve and past the very olde but pretty little church of St. Mary the Virgin at Farleigh. Some quite strenuous running/walking is needed to reach the highest part of the route, in the North Downs, at 260 metres (853 feet) above sea level. On the way you pass the mysterious Nore Hill Chalk Pinnacle - a feature that has been kept as a reminder of the geological structure of this area. A steep descent from the Downs leads on to the North Downs Way National Trail and the Pilgrims' Way, crossing the Greenwich Meridian, where the Vanguards have provided a commemorative plaque. Nearby is Titsey Place, an 18th century manor house that can be visited at certain times. Quickly crossing the M25 on a footbridge, a further ascent leads into the wooded slopes of the Greensand Ridge. Once on the edge of Limpsfield, we turn around to admire the view from the other way - its truly breathtaking scenery. Enjoy the 7th annual Vanguard Way Half and Full Marathon - August 2nd 2020.

JAPAN — 2020-08-02 — Tokyo. "Olympic Games Marathon - Women". POSTPONED - The Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo and the Paralympic Games will be rescheduled to a later date beyond 2020, but not later than summer 2021, to safeguard the health of the athletes, and everybody involved in the Olympic Games, and the international community. The Olympic flame will stay in Japan, as a symbol of commitment and hope. For these symbolic reasons the name will remain "Olympic Games Tokyo 2020". The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, will be held in Tokyo, Japan from July 24 to August 9, 2020.

GERMANY — 2020-08-09 — Monschau. "Monschau Marathon, Ultra-Lauf, Staffelmarathon". Ultralauf 56 km starts at 6:00, Genuss-Marathon starts at 6:15, Marathon und Staffel starts at 8:00.

JAPAN — 2020-08-09 — Tokyo. "Olympic Games Marathon - Men". POSTPONED - The Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo and the Paralympic Games will be rescheduled to a later date beyond 2020, but not later than summer 2021, to safeguard the health of the athletes, and everybody involved in the Olympic Games, and the international community. The Olympic flame will stay in Japan, as a symbol of commitment and hope. For these symbolic reasons the name will remain "Olympic Games Tokyo 2020". - The 2020 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXII Olympiad, will be held in Tokyo, Japan from July 24 to August 9, 2020.

SWEDEN — 2020-08-15 — Jönköping. "Jönköping Marathon & Half Marathon". Welcome to one of the nation's largest marathon with runners from over 40 nations. Sweden's powerful finish is ready to receive you. A memory for life that you want to experience again and again. Sign up now and get extra motivation to purchase and your name on the bib so that the audience can cheer you extra.

ICELAND — 2020-08-22 — Reykjavik. "Reykjavik Marathon". The Reykjavik Marathon has taken place every year since 1984. Recent years the race has taken place on the same day as the Reykjavik Culture Night. The next races take place on the following dates: August 22nd 2020 and August 21st 2021. Registration for the 2020 Íslandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon starts in January 2020.

GERMANY — 2020-08-22 — Springe. "Springe Deister Marathon (SDM)". 0.6 k, 2 k, 5 k, 10 k, 10 k nordic Walking, 1/2 Marathon, Marathon. Originally scheduled for March 21, 2020.

DENMARK — 2020-08-22 — Ringkøbing. "Ultraløbet Ringkøbing Fjord Rundt". Welcome to the fourth edition of Ultraløbet Ringkøbing Fjord Rundt. 100 km, marathon and half marathon start at Ringkøbing Athletics Stadium at the North Sea Hall, Kongevejen 54. 100 km starts at 7:30, marathon at 16:00 and half marathon at 18:00, 60 km starts at 11:00 at Bork Harbor. Finish for all distances are at Ringkøbing Athletics Stadium.

GERMANY — 2020-08-30 — Bremerhaven. "Sparda-Bank City Marathon Bremerhaven". Marathon, half marathon, 10 km, 8 km, 6 km - there is something for everyone.

GERMANY — 2020-08-30 — Egelsbach. "Koberstädter Waldmarathon". This is a traditional run that has been going on for over 40 years on the last Sunday in August in Egelsbach (between Frankfurt and Darmstadt). We offer competitions on the distances of 5 km (including walking), 10 km, half marathon and marathon; there are also children's runs.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2020-08-30 — Oakland. "Oakland Running Festival". We are excited to host this event once again in 2020 with some exciting changes. We happily await the 11th running of the Oakland Running Festival and are glad you have decided to join us! The event has become a huge success with more than 10,000 runners this year and tremendous community support. The Oakland Running Festival hosts a Marathon, Marathon Relay, Half Marathon, 5K & a Run The Town Challenge (5K & half marathon same morning) and Kids Fun Run. This is the 2nd year of the marathon and marathon relay runs along the trail on the famous Bay Bridge. Come join us and tour the beauty of Oakland. Use code: EXPO for 10% off registration fees valid til March 19th, 2020.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-08-30 — Woldingham. "Woldingham Half and Full Marathon". The Woldingham Half and Full will be an out and back course (once for the half , twice for the full marathon). The race will start at Woldingham School itself - and head on out of the gates along the private road along the green valley heading south towards the North Downs Way for about 1 mile - at the end road we turn left of the side of the hill between bushes and fence - eventually reach an open area with amazing views south of Kent and Surrey and the distant M25. The trail route will be well marked with marshals and drink stations every 4/5 miles along the course - the route follows well defined trail paths in and around Woldingham - the private road coming back into the school has some breathtaking vistas that make this course both memorable and unique. Changing and toilets at the start and finish area - we will have tea, coffee and biscuits and a wide variety of foods for runners to enjoy at the feed stations - water juices gels and fruit and biscuits to ensure runners have enough body fuel to complete the course. The full marathon runners will run the loop twice.

GERMANY — 2020-09-06 — Forchheim. "Fränkische Schweiz-Marathon". Besides the Marathon Race, Handbike and Inline skating Race we’ll offer a half marathon, a 10 K Race and a Relay Race for up to 4 runners. Start and Finish will be in Ebermannstadt. The course of the race runs along the car-free B 470 into the heart of the Franconian Swiss and guarantees perfect conditions for all participants. Thousands of spectators and a colourful framework program along the race course give our event the character of a folk festival.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-09-06 — Milton Keynes. "Rightmove Milton Keynes Marathon Weekend". The MK Half Marathon shares the same tree-lined city boulevards as the MK Marathon before running through the lush Ouzel Valley following the beautiful, meandering River Ouzel onto first Walton Lake, one of the richest spots in Milton Keynes to enjoy wildlife, and then onto the very picturesque Caldecotte Lake and superb stadium finish. Five reasons to run MK: 1. Scenic route with tree-lined boulevards, lakes, parks, and woodland; 2. All races finish inside the impressive football stadium after a victory lap of the pitch; 3. Quality tech tee and goodie bag for all half and marathon finishers; 4. Great organisation, excellent crowd support, and entertainment; 5. One of the most awesome medals out there!

DENMARK — 2020-09-06 — Kirke-Hvalsø. "Skovløberen Marathon". The start is at Hvalsø Hallen (Hvalsø Sports Arena) and will commence at the following times: Marathon at 9.45, warm up at 9.35; half marathon at 12.00, warm up at 11.50; quarter marathon at 12.15, warm up at 12.05; 5 km at 12.15, warm up together with quarter marathon. Orienteering for kids is between 10.30-13.30.

GERMANY — 2020-09-06 — Merzig. "SaarschleifenLand-Lauf". Start and finish in front of the Merzig town hall.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2020-09-12 — Niedernhall. "Ebm Papst Marathon". Celebrate our anniversary together, get started with other enthusiasts, achieve or even exceed your own goals: The 25th ebm-papst marathon is once again characterized by joyful competition. And it has long been much more than a purely sporting highlight: namely an event for the whole family and the entire region, which regularly flocks to the beautiful Kocher Valley in droves. Be it to cheer on the participants from the side of the path or to experience a nice day on our "marathon meadow" not far from the start and finish point. With interesting program items and culinary temptations. The anticipation is rising!

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA UTAH — 2020-09-12 — Salt Lake City. "Revel Big Cottonwood Marathon & Half Marathon". This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful road race takes runners from the forests and canyons of the Wasatch Mountains to the foothills of Salt Lake City, Utah. Featuring a speedy downhill slope and spectacular scenery, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time as it is the fastest marathon and half marathon in the state of Utah. REVEL in speed. REVEL in beauty. REVEL in Big Cottonwood!

ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA — 2020-09-13 — Mercato Saraceno (Forlì-Cesena). "Maratona Alzheimer, 30 km e mezza maratona, Memorial Azeglio Vicini".

GERMANY — 2020-09-13 — Hamburg. "Haspa Marathon Hamburg". Write your personal running story at the maritime metropolis! Follow the legendary blue line and become part of the biggest sport event of the hanseatic city, perfectly organized and seated on a varied and appealing course alongside the river Elbe, the concert hall Elphi, the Alster lake or through Hamburg's green lung, the City Park. Let the literally sports-mad people of Hamburg cheer for you from start to finish where we will roll out the red carpet for you! Postponed from April 19, 2020.

DENMARK — 2020-09-13 — Aalborg. "Fjordmarathon". Denmark's most fun city race, North Jutland's finest running party. Are you ready? A quality race with five distances for everyone - 2 km children's route, 5 km, 10 km, 21 km and 42 km + 2 and 5km walking route. Great running experience. DAF certified quality race.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA MASSACHUSETTS — 2020-09-14 — Boston. "Boston Marathon". 124th edition.

GERMANY HESSEN — 2020-09-18 — Kassel. "Kassel Marathon". Competitions: Marathon, Half-marathon, Marathon Team relay, Mini-Marathon, Power-Walking Half-Marathon, 8 km Walking Nordic Walking event, Handbike Halfmarathon, Bambini run Competition categories. The EAM Kassel Marathon 2020 is organized according to the international competition regulations (IWR) of DLV under the supervision of Hessischer Leichtathletik-Verband (HLV). There will be separate results for men and women. Finisher categories will be in accordance with IWR regulations.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-09-19 — Lamberhurst. "Bewl Water 10k, Half-Marathon, Marathon and Ultra Marathon". The 10k, half, marathon and ultra for this series is held annually in May and takes place at the Bewl reservoir which is set within 1000 acres of the picturesque Kent and Sussex countryside based in Lamberhurst, Kent. All these trail routes follow the clockwise "round the reservoir route" at the Bewl Water Country Park which is the largest lake in South East England and they run through some lovely forested areas and open countryside trails overlooking the lake which comprises of one out / back route for the 10km, one lap of this course for the half marathon, two laps for the marathon course, and three laps for the ultra. The course is only undulating on certain sections, whilst the remaining route is run along quiet country back roads. All four routes will be very well marked throughout with Hermes Running pink / black chevron directional signage all along the run routes. The courses will be also be well marshalled at the turnaround points and the four check points will be very well stocked. There are four variations to the course, a 10k, the Half Marathon, the Marathon and the Ultra: The 10km is 6.2miles, the Half Marathon is 13.1 miles, the Marathon is 26.2 miles and the Ultra Marathon is 37.5 miles. See the website for full info and FAQ's.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-09-20 — Borgo San Lorenzo (Firenze). "Maratona del Mugello".

ITALY VENETO — 2020-09-20 — Padova. "Padova Marathon". The marathon follows the picturesque route crossing the towns of Rubano, Selvazzano Dentro and Teolo immersed in the breath-taking Euganean Hills and the renowned thermal area in Abano Terme, just outside of Padova. Abano Terme is the starting line of the half-marathon, which will follows the same route as the marathon after 10 km from the start. All runners approaching the finish line in Prato della Valle will be amazed by the stunning beauty of the inner city. The entrance to the historical city is designed so that the runners will get to see the most beautiful glimpse of the city: passing through Piazza dei Signori, Piazza della Frutta, Caffè Pedrocchi, Palazzo del Bo and the Basilica of Saint Antonio. The finish line is set in the extraordinary scenery of Prato della Valle, Europe's second biggest squares and one of the most evocative finish line in the world.

GERMANY NORTH RHINE-WESTPHALIA — 2020-09-20 — Münster. "Volksbank Münster Marathon". The Volksbank-Münster-Marathon has been known as an event organized from runners for runners and has been awarded as one of the "most popular marathon within Germany". 8,000 runners from more than 30 nations are enjoying the 300 artists along the race course and are being cheered on by more than 100,000 spectators. The finish line in the historical city centre decorated with flags and a red carpet makes every runner feel like a winner.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2020-09-20 — Karlsruhe. "Fiducia & Gad Baden-Marathon Karlsruhe". [German] Die seit 2018 neu konzipierte Strecke ist flach, schnell und attraktiv. Alle Teilnehmer/innen des Laufevents passieren das Karlsruher Schloss und sehenswerte Teile der Innenstadt. Das stimmungsvolle Ziel mit reichhaltiger Läuferversorgung findet sich im Carl-Kaufmann Stadion mit dem "Runner's Heaven".

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-09-20 — London. "The Green Chain Challenge 10k, Half Marathon, Marathon". The route will be run along sections of the Green Chain path. Start will be in the corner of Mottingham sports ground - race HQ start and finish will be based here - with a gazebo for bag drop off near to the chain rooms. Follow field round to run with court farm road on your right hand side - stay on the grass / footpath. Park field end run along pavement of court farm road - pass the junction of the crossest. Take care crossing from the end of oaks farm road by the roundabout cross over grove park road and head straight over into Mottingham lane. Follow the road round for half a mile past Eltham College junior school - then turn sharp left into the Green Chain path which is enclosed for approx 1 mile. Come out past the college and cross over Marvels lane again you will see the green chain signs and follow a small river called Quaggy River. The path leads into a small park called Chinbrook meadows follow the path and signs straight through. Eventually you come out of the woods to follow a railway line - at the end of the path you turn right and cross over a bridge into new street hill. After half a mile we turn left into the forest past hall farm allotments - eventually the path goes right over the railway bridge and into kings meadow playing fields. The path eventually comes out to the main road A212 burnt ash lane. We stay on the right side of this lane until we reach ridgeway drive - where we turn right. Follow ridgeway drive all the way round and it will eventually leave back onto new street hill. Go up the hill and cross over the railway bridge - then turn right and follow the signs round marvels wood. Follow the green chain route across charminster road and then straight across to Castleton Road - through the woods and across dunkers road and route eventually leads back into Mottingham sports ground where the lap completed will be 6.5 miles. Complete 2 laps to finish the half marathon and 4 laps to complete the full marathon.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-09-20 — Hullavington. "Hullavington Marathon". A Full Marathon run on a certified accurate course around the quiet country lanes with Cake for all finishers. Marathon Relay available for teams of four runners.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEW MEXICO — 2020-09-26 — Albuquerque. "The Albuquerque Marathon". #1 Rated 26.2, and 13.1 course in New Mexico. Runners head downhill from the Scenic Sandia Crest, ending off Route 66 in Albuquerque.

GERMANY — 2020-09-27 — Berlin. "BMW Berlin Marathon". The Brandenburg Gate is probably the most-known sight of the German capital – but by far not the only outstanding and symbolic one, that will come across your path during your run in Berlin.

DENMARK — 2020-09-27 — Odense. "H.C. Andersen Marathon". Named after the famous Danish fairy-tale author Hans Christian Andersen (who wrote The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling and The Little Match Girl) the H.C. Andersen Marathon in Odense not only has the fastest route in Denmark but in the world! As if that was not already enough to make you sign up, the race is also the marathon in the world with the cleanest air. This truly is a fairy-tale marathon.

GERMANY — 2020-09-27 — Neu-Ulm. "Einstein Marathon". One of the largest running events in southern Germany. Over 15,000 runners are expected for this year's edition. Sparkassen-Marathon, officially measured distance 42.195 km; ZEISS Marathon relay, Stages: 10 km + 12 km + 13 km + 7 km (officially measured distance 42.195 km); Beurer Half Marathon, officially measured distance 21.0975 km; Häussler-Handbike-Halfmarathon, 20,0 km; Inline Half Marathon, 20.0 km; Husqvarna Group Power Nordic Walking, officially measured distance 21.0975 km; WMF BKK Health Run, approximately 5 km; Liqui Moly City Run, officially measured distance 10 km; DING-Walk, approximately 10 km.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WASHINGTON — 2020-09-27 — Bellingham. "Bellingham Bay Marathon". Featuring views of Bellingham Bay, San Juan Islands, and North Cascades mountains, we are often called the most beautiful road race in the Pacific Northwest. Come experience Bellingham and "Run the Bay"!

KENYA — 2020-10-03 — Lukenya. "Kenya Wildlife 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 beauty of Kenya's natural treasures. Run through a private wildlife sanctuary in Kenya. Packages include accommodations, transportation, sightseeing, game drives, all meals. It will change you! Don't miss out. This is sold only as a complete all-inclusive package. Options to extend longer or visit training camp and train with Kenyans.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-10-04 — Marina di Campo (Livorno). "Maratona dell'Isola d'Elba".

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2020-10-04 — London. "London Marathon". London Marathon Events today announced plans to provide a great experience for the back of the pack runners at the 2020 Virgin Money London Marathon. Now established among the major events in the sporting calendar, the London Marathon is shown on television in nearly 200 countries around the world.

UNITED KINGDOM SCOTLAND — 2020-10-04 — Lochness. "Festival of Running, Baxters River Ness 10K / 5K, Loch Ness Marathon". The Baxters River Ness 10K is renowned for its PB potential following a flat and scenic point-to-point course through the historic Highland capital of Inverness alongside the River Ness. Why not make a weekend of it and come with family or friends? There's plenty to entertain runners and spectators over the weekend with a sports expo, runners' cafe, street food, live music, pipes and drums and family friendly activities. The Festival of Running also features the iconic award-winning Baxters Loch Ness Marathon, popular River Ness 5K and Wee Nessie kids' race. Entry for all races open now. Many runners and spectators, choose to stay longer - a huge attraction of the Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running is the area's natural beauty and wealth of attractions. The area is steeped in history, home to castles, misty mountains and, of course, the Loch Ness Monster. Activities in the Scottish Highlands range from challenging hill walks to kayaking, dolphin spotting boat trips to distillery visits. With a choice of race distances and festival atmosphere, the Festival of Running has something for everyone.

GERMANY — 2020-10-04 — Bremen. "SWB-Marathon Bremen". Competitions: Marathon, AOK Half Marathon, 10 km Run, AOK Kids Run, Special Olympics City Run, AOK-Vesperlauf.

GERMANY — 2020-10-04 — Cologne. "Generali Köln Marathon". The lively city Cologne on the Rhine, or "Kölle" as we locals call it, offers you a wealth of cultural activities, international trade fairs and conferences, and numerous major events, including the annual Koeln Marathon.

GERMANY RHINELAND-PALATINATE — 2020-10-04 — Kandel. "Bienwald Marathon". [German] Der Bienwald-Marathon powered by Bitburger 0,0% zählt zu den fünf schnellsten Marathons Deutschlands. Hier kann man sich jederzeit auf eine Bestzeit freuen! Durch die topfebene Topographie kann man schnell und gleichmäßig laufen. Der Frühjahrsklassiker welcher seit 1976 ausgetragen wird geht somit nun in seine 45. Auflage. Der gleichzeitig stattfindende nationale Halbmarathon findet zum 42. mal in Kandel statt.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ILLINOIS — 2020-10-10 — Vernon Hills. "Des Plaines River Trail Races". The DPR trail is a wide, crushed gravel course run along the Des Plaines River about 35 miles north of Chicago. This is a great course through alternating lush forests and open wetlands. The Marathon is a Boston Qualifier.

GERMANY NORTH RHINE-WESTPHALIA — 2020-10-11 — Essen. "Rund um den Baldeneysee, Innogy Marathon". The "Rund um den Baldeneysee, Innogy Marathon" is Germany's most traditional running event. As a member of the German Road Races we are committed to a top sporting level of the event and to the adherence to qualitative standards.

SLOVENIA ISTRIA — 2020-10-11 — Ankaran. "Luka Koper Istrski Maraton, OMV Half-Marathon". Running distances: Marathon 42.195 m (Ankaran, Koper, Izola, Strunjan, Izola, Koper, Ankaran); Half-marathon 21.098 m (Koper, Izola, Koper, Ankaran); Recreational run 9.000 m (Ankaran, Lazaret, Debeli rtič, Ankaran). Shorter runs for children and youths will take place on Saturday, 10 October 2020.

SPAIN — 2020-10-11 — Palma de Mallorca. "Zafiro Palma Marathon". We are pleased to invite you to participate in the Zafiro Palma Marathon 2020 the next October 11th. The race is set in the unique scenery of the beautiful city of Palma. Participants enjoy a course along the breathtaking promenade with views over the bay and the turquoise blue Mediterranean Sea, towards the cathedral with its sandstones colors, and into the historic old town. Enjoy a weekend full of activities: Expo, Breakfast Run, Pasta Party and the Palma Kids Run. Join us and follow the sun!

CANADA BRITISH COLUMBIA — 2020-10-11 — Victoria. "GoodLife Fitness Victoria Marathon". 41st Annual Event includes a marathon, half marathon, 8k and a kids run. Scenic course run on Vancouver Island, ranked one of the most scenic marathon's in Canada.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-10-11 — Cascine di Tavola (Prato). "Eco maratona pratese".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OHIO — 2020-10-11 — Cincinnati. "Flying Pig Marathon". It's the largest weekend party in town, and you can be part of it! Whether you're a runner or walker, whether you want to volunteer or cheer, whether you want to participate for charity, or just for your own satisfaction, we'd love for you to join us. Sign up today and be part of the Pig Party!

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2020-10-17 — Steinheim. "Bottwartal-Marathon". The measured route runs through Steinheim, Murr, Steinheim, Kleinbottwar, Grossbottwar, Oberstenfeld, Gronau, Oberstenfeld, Beilstein, (once again) Oberstenfeld (historic town hall), Grossbottwar (historic town hall, built in 1553), Kleinbottwar to Steinheim. The widely very flat marathon has a flat finish in 2015 in the center of Steinheim, which will tempt you to a great final sprint and a brilliant time. In Gronau (km 21) you will find the starting point of the half marathon. Gronau has been the mood stronghold of the Bottwartal marathon in recent years, let yourself be surprised. There, the Half Marathon intermediate time is measured. Every 5 km and at the finish there are beverage and food stations. Time limit: 6:30 hours.

GERMANY NORTH RHINE-WESTPHALIA — 2020-10-17 — Fleckenberg. "Rothaarsteig-Marathon". Let's take a look ahead to the 17th of October 2020 and look forward to the moment when the starting signal will be given. Be part of the over 1,000 active runners and look forward to the 17th FALKE Rothaarsteig Marathon 2020 in Schmallenberg Sauerland.

FRANCE — 2020-10-18 — Paris. "Marathon de Paris". From the Champs-Elysees to the Place de la Bastille, from the Bois de Vincennes to the Bois de Boulogne, along the banks of the Seine, the Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris offers a unique sporting challenge. Runners will pass the city's iconic landmarks during the route, including the Eiffel Tower, Notre-Dame, the Louvre, Musee d'Orsay. During the 2019 race, the route, for the first time passed the Opera Garnier and Place Vendôme. Sign up to run 42.195 km in the most beautiful city in the world - a sporting challenge and unique experience. In 2019, out of the 49,155 participants that took part an incredible 97.8% finished the race and for the first time in the history of the Paris Marathon, the overall winner and the first person to cross the finish line was a woman - Gelete Burka - with a time of 2:22:47. Last year also saw an increase in female runners. Thanks to the launch of support programmes and Facebook groups such as "Paris Marathon Girls", women made up 27% of the field. The Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris became the first carbon-neutral marathon in the world. They attained their goal of offsetting all carbon emissions generated by the race, which are estimated at 25,000 tonnes of CO2. 94% of these emissions are the result of marathon runners travelling to Paris by plane or by car, with the remaining 6% coming from the logistics of the event.

AUSTRIA — 2020-10-18 — Bad Ischl. "Wolfgangseelauf, Salzkammergut Marathon". We invite you to Austria's greatest scenic race experience to be held traditionally on the third weekend in October. Stunning scenic sections on delightful paths along the shoreline offer everything the runner's heart desires, and with the four main competitions - the Salzkammergut Marathon (42.195k), the 27k Classic, the 10k Shoreline Race and the 5.2k Panorama Race - there is an appropriate distance for everyone. This is Austria's best rated race.

FRANCE CORSICA — 2020-10-18 — Porto-Vecchio. "Marathon & Semi Porto-Vecchio". [French] Un parcours alliant performance et découverte touristique, 4 distances.

ITALY VENETO — 2020-10-25 — Stra (Venezia). "Venice Marathon".

SPAIN — 2020-10-25 — Barcelona. "Zurich Maratò Barcelona". This is the Zurich Marató Barcelona, one of the most attractive courses in Europe for its flat and fast circuit. Not to mention the agreeable weather, that is one of Barcelona's marks, and the amazing landmarks the runners will pass by during the race, like Sagrada Familia and Casa Batlló.

SWITZERLAND — 2020-10-25 — Lucerne. "Swiss City Marathon". The SwissCityMarathon - Lucerne is THE marathon in Switzerland and always takes place on the last Sunday in October. The course is a circuit in the length of a half marathon with start and finish at the Swiss Museum of Transport. From the start, the course leads along the traditional luxury hotels of the city and passes beside the Hofkirche. With a great view of the Chapel Bridge and the water tower, you run in front of the Culture and Congress Centre Lucerne on the other side of the lake. The route continues around the Horw peninsula with a view of the imposing mountain panorama of Central Switzerland along Lake Lucerne. The route then leads through the modern football stadium, home of FC Lucerne, back to the city and through the heart of the KKL Lucerne, into the picturesque old town to the unique finish area in the Swiss Museum of Transport. The next SwissCityMarathon - Lucerne will take place on October 25, 2020. This is already the 14th edition of the popular running event!

GERMANY HESSEN — 2020-10-25 — Frankfurt am Main. "Frankfurt Marathon". It is probably the most atmospheric finish in the world. Whether three or six hours runners: Running on the red carpet into the Festhalle of Frankfurt while thundering of the spotlight is for every marathon runner the finish of his dreams. In the Festhalle every finisher will be celebrated. But the final highlight of 42,195 kilometers is not the only reason for the popularity of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon. The varied route; the flat profile; the atmosphere around the 500,000 spectators on the roadside; the great price-quality ratio for the participants; the perfect organization – last year the classic running event in Frankfurt moved over 27,000 participants.

SLOVENIA — 2020-10-25 — Ljubljana. "Volkswagen Ljubljana Marathon". The Ljubljana Marathon is the largest running event held in Slovenia. Its great international recognition is largely due to its highly attractive course, running through the streets of Ljubljana. The two main races held as part of the event, a marathon (42km) and a half marathon (21km), are accompanied by recreational runs of varying lengths and degrees of difficulty, a 10k race, a 5k fun run, Lumpi childrens run and a half-marathon handcycling race so that over the event weekend, runners of all ages are able to find something suitable for their fitness level. The Ljubljana Marathon was founded in 1996. It attracts massive numbers of runners to the streets of Ljubljana in late October each year and it continues to grow in popularity. While originally it was mainly intended for the local runners, it soon grew into an internationally recognized competition.

GERMANY — 2020-10-25 — Braunschweig. "Braunschweig-Wolfenbuettel-Marathon". Marathon starts at 10:00 in the morning.

FRANCE — 2020-10-25 — Rennes. "Le Marathon Vert". Running a legendary distance, a real personal challenge! The fastest marathon of 2019! The race will begin in Cap Malo (Melesse) at 9am. Routes are 100% road between Pacé and Rennes, with a descent. The first part is situated in the Rennes countryside while the finish allows you to discover Rennes heritage.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEW YORK — 2020-11-01 — New York City. "New York City Marathon". The New York City Marathon, with a course through the five boroughs of New York City, is the largest marathon in the world. It is among the pre-eminent long-distance annual running events in the United States and is one of the World Marathon Majors. The race is organized by New York Road Runners and has been run every year on the first Sunday of November attracting professional competitors and amateurs from all over the world. This year marks its 50th edition.

TUNISIA — 2020-11-01 — Sfax. "Sfax Marathon international des oliviers". 8th edition, unique marathon with new track. Come and discover Tunisia and the city of Sfax. All our races are certified and mesured AIMS-IAAF. Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 Km, 5 Km.

LEBANON — 2020-11-08 — Beirut. "BLOM BANK Beirut Marathon". Are you ready to #runbeirut? BLOM BANK Beirut Marathon gives you the opportunity to experience the streets of the city on the run, all while enjoying its scenic landscape, renowned architecture, momentous culture, and beautiful vibes. Together we move for health, our best selves, loved ones, causes, and all the good things this world has to offer. Let's move together for the 17th edition of BLOM BANK Beirut Marathon. Pick your race and reserve your spot today. With a staggering number of international participants reaching 3,850 in 2018, our travel and hospitality partners offer exclusive deals that cater to all your needs. Famous for its cedar trees, heritage, food and entertainment, Lebanon is a country not to be missed. Make sure to visit its five Unesco world heritage sites with Kurban, our travel and tourism partner.

GERMANY — 2020-11-11 — Köln. "Karneval-Marathon". Registration for the 5th Carnival Marathon on November 11th, 2020 starts on Ash Wednesday, February 26th, 2020.

FRANCE — 2020-11-14 — Jarnac. "Marathon du Cognac". [French] Venez passer un moment festif, convivial pour fêter cet anniversaire. C'est aussi l'occasion de découvrir notre course festive. Vous traverserez le vignoble, les chais de vieillissement et les sites incontournables de notre patrimoine tout en longeant les bords du fleuve Charente. Sans oublier nos ravitaillements gastronomiques et animations tout le long du parcours. Nous souhaitons donc faire de cette 20ème édition un moment inoubliable pour tous. Toute l'équipe, vous attend afin de partager ce moment!

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2020-11-14 — Big Bear Lake. "Revel Big Bear Marathon & Half Marathon". This incredibly fast and remarkably beautiful road race takes runners from the majestic mountains and pristine forests of Big Bear to the foothills of Redlands, California. Featuring a smooth downhill slope and spectacular scenery in the San Bernardino National Forest, this race will be sure to help you set your PR and finally hit that Boston Qualifying time. REVEL Big Bear is the fastest and most beautiful marathon and half marathon in California! REVEL in speed. REVEL in beauty. REVEL in Big Bear.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2020-11-15 — Bakersfield. "Bakersfield Marathon & Half Marathon". The 5th Annual Bakersfield Marathon is a USATF-certified full marathon, half marathon, 10K, and 5K. This annual, world-class event features the starting line, finish line, and celebration on the California State University, Bakersfield campus. Participants run through dozens of iconic neighborhoods and landmarks including the Stockdale Financial District, Oleander, Downtown Bakersfield, Westchester, Kern County Museum, La Cresta, Bakersfield College, and the striking Panorama Bluffs before returning to the finish line along the scenic Kern River Parkway. Look for music along the course with a live band at the Celebration Beer Garden!

CYPRUS — 2020-11-21 — Limassol. "Limassol Marathon". Fully accredited by AIMS, the Limassol Marathon is a flat course which follows the Mediterranean coastline. From the centre of the city, along the beachfront, to the ruins of the ancient Royal city of Amathus, and back to the city. Originally scheduled for March 21, the event has been postponed to this date due to COVID-19 and the subsequent containment measures in Cyprus.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-11-29 — Firenze. "Firenze Marathon".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ARIZONA — 2020-12-05 — Tucson. "Tucson Marathon". Enjoy beautiful Tucson winter weather with temperatures at the start that average in the high 30s and reaching 65-70 degrees Fahrenheit by 11 a.m. The Old West historical town of Oracle marks the starting line of this is primarily a downhill marathon with some hills around mile 2-4, and mile 11-12 and mile 24. The course winds through the desert on paved roads and finishes at the Golder Ranch Fire Station on Golder Ranch Road in the Town of Catalina. You'll drop almost 2,200 feet in elevation as you run on the point-to-point course along the beautiful Santa Catalina mountain range. (Again, there are some rolling hills and inclines between miles 2-4 and miles 10-12, as well as mile 24). Be sure to train your quadriceps as you'll be running downhill!

TUNISIA — 2020-12-06 — Tunis. "Marathon Comar de Tunis-Carthage". The Comar Marathon in Tunis Carthage, now in its 35th year, has become an annual event bringing together athletes, amateurs and runners of different ages.

SPAIN — 2020-12-06 — Valencia. "Maraton Valencia, Trinidad Alfonso". The Valencia Marathon Trinidad Alfonso EDP is held in Valencia on an ideal circuit (that is to say, one that is completely flat). The temperature is between 12-17 degrees Celsius (54-63 Fahrenheit), making the city great for road races. These features, together with the city's incomparable race venue - The City of Arts and Sciences - make the Valencia Marathon Trinidad Alfonso EDP one of Spain's most exciting events.

JAMAICA — 2020-12-06 — Negril. "Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K". Run in Jamaica's paradise, Negril. Lovely as nature created it, embracing an event that is so natural, it takes is your breath away! A mostly flat course along the North Coast of the island for the full, half-marathon or 10K.

CAYMAN ISLANDS GRAND CAYMAN — 2020-12-06 — George Town. "Intertrust Cayman Islands Marathon". Marathon, half marathon, 4-person marathon relay, kids fun run.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TEXAS — 2020-12-13 — College Station. "Baylor Scott & White BCS Marathon & Half Marathon". dettagli_della_manifestazione: Boston qualifying Marathon + Half Marathon running through the cities of Bryan and College Station, as well as through the Texas A&M University campus. 100% of all proceeds go directly to locally founded charities.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2020-12-20 — Pisa. "Pisamarathon, La pisanina, Corsa dei Babbi Natale".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NORTH CAROLINA — 2021-03-13 — Greensboro. "Northern Trails Marathon and 10 Mile". Northern Trails is back for its seventh year in 2021 and we are excited! This early spring trail race is one of the most beautiful trail races in the Piedmont, and is a great beginner race for trail runners, an awesome prep race for those preparing for an Ultra, and a perfect A race for those looking to hit the trails hard for a fast time! Come on out and enjoy the trails along Lake Brandt and Lake Townsend with us! This race will again be a part of the Trivium Mega Medal Series, and a part of the Trivium Racing Series.

GREECE — 2021-04-18 — Rhodes. "Rhodes Marathon". Marathon race, Half Marathon, 10 km race, 5 km race and 1 km kids race.

GERMANY — 2021-05-01 — Mendig. "Lohners Vulkan-Marathon". [German] Laufen fuer die ganze Familie / Running for the whole family: Marathon, 200m Bambini, 500m Kinder, 1000m Jugend, Halbmarathon, 10.000m Laufen, 5.000m Jedermann-Lauf, 5.000m Walking, 10.000m Walking, 5.000m Nordic-Walking, 10.000m Nordic-Walking.

FRANCE GIRONDE — 2021-05-08 — Blaye. "Marathon des vins de Blaye". Created in 2004, the "Marathon des vins de Blaye" winds through the beautiful region of Blaye and its vineyards through this decidedly festive event. Supported from the beginning by all institutional and private actors of our region, the marathon has become a key event. The event has grown every year, both the number of runners in the budget, in animation, and number of partners at his side.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2021-05-09 — Heilbronn. "Heilbronner Trollinger Marathon". Run in Germany's largest red wine region.

SWEDEN — 2021-09-19 — Göteborg. "Göteborgsvarvet Marathon". Take the chance to become historical. When the city of Gothenburg turns 400 years you have the chance to run Göteborgsvarvet Marathon. The race course runs parts of Göteborgsvarvet Half Marathon's regular course, but also new roads trough Gothenburg. Welcome to the starting line on September 19th 2021.

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