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KAZAKHSTAN — 2019-04-21 — Almaty. "Almaty Marathon". Entry fee: Marathon 42 km 195 m – 6 000 KZT. Half marathon 21 km – 5 000 KZT. 10 km – 5 000 KZT. The Nordic Walking – 4 000 KZT. The kid’s distance 3 km – 3 000 KZT. Ekiden (Relay Race) – 130 000 KZT for one team. Participants without BIB numbers are not allowed to take part in the competitions. The money paid for participation in the Almaty Marathon 2019 is non-refundable. Date: April 21, 2019, 06:00 till 15:00. Place: Almaty, Republic Square. Age categories of the Marathon 42 km 195 m: 18-24 years; 25-29 years; 30-39 years; 40-49 years; 50-59 years; Older than 60 years. Age categories of the Half Marathon 21 km: Older than 18 years. Age categories of the distance 10 km: 15-17 years; Older than 18 years. Age categories of the children’s distance 3 km: 10-14 years. Time limit for distance 42 km 195 m – 6 hours. Time limit for distance 21 km – 3 hours. Time limit for distance 10 km – 2 hours. Time limit for distance Nordic walking (10 km) – 2 hours. Time limit for distance 3 km – 40 minutes. All participants who cross the finish line will receive a finisher medal.

CHINA HEBEI — 2019-04-21 — ChengDe. "Jinshanling Great Wall Marathon". This is an adventure race, which challenges you relentlessly both physically and mentally. Therefore, it would be wise to take ample time to prepare thoroughly to ensure safety whilst getting most out of this experience. The 2018 Jinshanling Great Wall Marathon attracted great attention, at home and abroad, this year attracted 1,300 runners for the competition from more than 30 Countries of the world. This includes runners from the United States, France, Germany, Canada, Australia, Argentina and other Countries. The Adventure of Your Lifetime, Your Ultimate Challenge, Begins Now: Please Registration now before the Fee Goes Up. 1. Entry only: $300/full or half, $200/10K, The Fee Will Go Up After 10/21/2018 / 2. 6days 5nights - Start from $1150 USD, The Fee Will Go Up After 10/21/2019 / 3. 4days 3nights - Start from $750 USD, The Fee Will Go Up After 10/21/2019 / 4. We Also Offer Extend Tour After Race to Xian, Shanghai, Suzhou, Hangzhou as Request / 5. Group (5+ Runners) Discount Are Available.

ITALY VENETO — 2019-04-28 — Padova. "Maratona di Sant'Antonio".

GERMANY — 2019-04-28 — 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.

GERMANY — 2019-04-28 — Hamburg. "Haspa Marathon Hamburg". Am 28. April 2019 ist es wieder soweit: Hamburg goes Marathon - gemeinsam mit euch feiern wir den 34. Haspa Marathon Hamburg - die traditionsreichste und mit über 35.000 Teilnehmerinnen und Teilnehmern größte Ausdauersportveranstaltung in der Hansestadt! #runtheblueline

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2019-04-28 — Big Sur. "Big Sur International Marathon". The Big International Marathon is a point-to-point course run on scenic California Highway 1 from Big Sur to Carmel the last Sunday each April. Towering redwoods, crashing waves, coastal mountains and verdant pastures are featured on this bucket list course. The centerpiece of the course is the iconic Bixby Bridge, located at the halfway point of the race.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2019-04-28 — London. "London Marathon".

SPAIN — 2019-04-28 — Madrid. "Rock 'n' roll Madrid Marathon".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA NEW JERSEY — 2019-04-28 — Long Branch. "Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon". Run in the shadows of the shore's iconic music joints, retrace the footsteps of Springsteen, and cruise past the endless beach towns from Long Branch to Asbury Park. Half Marathon, Full Marathon and Marathon Relay distances available!

POLAND — 2019-04-28 — Krakow. "Cracovia Marathon". The 18th edition of the most important running event in Krakow, and one of Poland's biggest events, classified for the Crown of Polish Marathons, will be held on April 28th, 2019. The start and finish of the 18th Cracovia Marathon will be located on the Krakow's Main Market Square. According to the motto of the event: "Through history", the participants of the marathon will be running along many wonderful historical monuments of Krakow. This year's Cracovia Marathon completed a record number of 5630 runners from 5848 who started.

ITALY VENETO — 2019-04-28 — Padova. "Padova Marathon".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OREGON — 2019-04-28 — Eugene. "Eugene Marathon & Half Marathon". Named a "perfect race" by Runner's World magazine, you'll enjoy a scenic, USATF-certified course known for its flat and fast route as it passes through beautiful parks and tree-lined paths that crisscross the picturesque Willamette River. Whether you're a first-time racer or a seasoned veteran, you won't find a better running destination in 2018 than the 12th edition of the Eugene Marathon and Half Marathon. And no matter what race you choose, you'll break the finish line tape in front of cheering fans at Historic Hayward Field – one of the world's most revered track and field venues and home to iconic athletes and coaches such as Steve Prefontaine, Bill Bowerman and Ashton Eaton. Join us for a celebration of human will, determination and triumph this coming spring during the 2018 running of the Eugene Marathon. And make your own unforgettable history.

ITALY PIEMONTE — 2019-05-01 — Santhià (Vercelli). "Maratona del riso".

GERMANY — 2019-05-01 — Mendig. "Lohners Vulkan-Marathon". 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.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-05-04 — Foiano della Chiana (Arezzo). "La sei ore del donatore".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ARIZONA — 2019-05-04 — Prescott. "Whiskey Row Marathon". Proceeds from this race go directly into the scholarship fund at the James Family Prescott YMCA to assist children and families in financial need to participate in child care, swimming lessons, youth sports and gymnastics classes.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WASHINGTON — 2019-05-04 — Tacoma. "Tacoma City Marathon Michelob Ultra". The Puget Sound's Ultimate Weekend Running Festival. The loop Marathon and Half Marathon courses start and finish at Point Ruston the Northwest's premier waterfront neighborhood and entertainment hub. For the first time the Half Marathon will run through Pt. Defiance Park with the Marathon. Choose from a fast 5K race on Saturday, May 4th or an Ultra Marathon (50K). Whatever the distance we have it for you!

ITALY PUGLIA — 2019-05-05 — Barletta (Barletta-Andria-Trani). "Maratona delle cattedrali, Mezzamaratona delle cattedrali".

ITALY MARCHE — 2019-05-05 — Barchi (Pesaro-Urbino). "Collemar-athon, Mezza ColleMar-athon".

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-05-05 — Marina di Campo (Livorno). "Maratona dell'Isola d'Elba".

CZECH REPUBLIC BOHEMIA — 2019-05-05 — 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.

PORTUGAL — 2019-05-05 — Lisbon. "Lisbon Eco Marathon". The Marathon (42,195 km) starts at 8:30 am with start and finish at Alameda Cardeal Cerejeira, Eduardo VII Park. The Half Marathon (21,1 Km) starts at 9:30 am with start and finish at Alameda Cardeal Cerejeira, Eduardo VII Park. The Mini Marathon (12 km) starts at 10:00 am with start and finish at Alameda Cardeal Cerejeira, Eduardo VII Park.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA RHODE ISLAND — 2019-05-05 — Providence. "Providence Marathon". The twelfth running of the Providence Marathon will be held on May 5, 2019. This exciting race day in DownCity will host a marathon, half marathon, 5k, and kids fun run. The Marathon will start at 7:30 a.m. Sunday, May in Downtown Providence, Rhode Island. The Half Marathon will start at 8:00 a.m. from the same location. The 5k will follow at 8:15 am and the kids' race with take off at 8:20 - all from the same great downtown running festival. The course is a nice mix of historic urban and rural neighborhoods as the race starts in Downtown Providence and heads south towards the East Bay and Barrington, Rhode Island. The tree-lined East Bay Bike path provides plenty of shade and scenic views of the Providence River and skyline. The course is USATF certified and is a Boston Marathon Qualifier.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2019-05-05 — Heilbronn. "Heilbronner Trollinger Marathon". Run in Germany's largest red wine region.

ITALY BASILICATA — 2019-05-11 — Banzi (Potenza). "Sei ore dei Templari".

SWITZERLAND GENEVA — 2019-05-11 — Geneva. "Harmony Geneva 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 15th edition of the Harmony Geneva Marathon for Unicef takes place on 11th-12th May 2019. Thousands of runners from more than 120 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 6.5km race for women) and Junior Races (1 to 5km for 6 to 15-year-olds).

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA WISCONSIN — 2019-05-11 — Eagle River. "Journeys Marathon". Journeys Marathon, voted one of the top 5 "Best Kept Marathon Secrets" by Runner's World magazine, is a running tour of the beautiful Northwoods and offers something for everyone - competitively and non-competitively. Journeys Marathon and half marathon are USATF certified courses and the full marathon is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon. Before the run, festivities officially start with race registration/packet pick-up and health expo including yoga sessions at the Northland Pines Eagle River Elementary School on Friday, May 11 from 5 to 9 pm. Race day starts at 8 am with the full marathon. The half marathon and power walk begin at 9:30 am and the 10K and 5K will start in Riverview Park at 10 am. Journeys Marathon is a professionally timed and well-organized event. Runners will receive an awesome finisher medal, complementary Tribute Beer (for those 21+) and a wick-away race shirt. A new feature this year will be a Post-Race Party in the park with live music and fun yard-sized games at the finish line for runners, spectators, volunteers and everyone that would like to come. The awards ceremony will follow at 2 pm with awards being given to: the male and female overall winner of the full and half marathon; 1st, 2nd, and 3rd in each age group of the full, half marathon and power walk; and 1st, 2nd and 3rd for overall female and male in the 5K and 10K.

SLOVENIA — 2019-05-18 — Radenci. "Maraton Treh SRC".

CHINA — 2019-05-18 — Tianjin. "The Great Wall Marathon".

FINLAND — 2019-05-18 — Helsinki. "Helsinki City Marathon". Welcome to join Helsinki City Marathon 2019! Helsinki City Marathon is the biggest and most international marathon in Finland. Welcome to experience the beautiful nature, scenic route and great service. Helsinki City Marathon's date has changed and it is now one of the rare marathons that can be ran in May.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2019-05-19 — Ambleside. "Windermere Marathon". Voted the UK's most scenic marathon by readers of Runners World, it's bigger, better and as beautiful as ever. Finish this breathtakingly beautiful course, amidst a carnival atmosphere, in the grounds of Brathay Hall with its stunning views over England's largest lake.

AUSTRIA — 2019-05-19 — Salzburg. "Salzburg Marathon". Enjoy an overwhelming running experience at Running Festival in Mozart City. On a very flat course you will pass the most known and popular sights of Salzburg directly. The beautiful scenery and the finish area directly in front of Salzburg Festival Hall will be an unforgettable experience. Salzburg Marathon is well known about its versatility: Nine exciting competitions highlight the programm during three days, above all Salzburg Marathon, half marathon, relay-marathon, 10K and Junior-Marathon.

LATVIA — 2019-05-19 — Riga. "Lattelecom 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 28 years it has grown to welcome 37 500 runners from 78 countries offering five races - marathon, half-marathon, 10K, 6K, and 4,2K Family Run together with many running festivities throughout the weekend. Since 2007 the course of the Lattelecom Riga Marathon is officially measured according to AIMS standards and for seven consecutive years Lattelecom Riga Marathon has received the prestigious IAAF Bronze Label thus confirming the high quality and excellent organizational level of the race.

NETHERLANDS — 2019-05-19 — Leiden. "Leiden Marathon". The race is described as the most beautiful trails in the Netherlands combining the historical Leiden nine villages in the city of Green Heart where you also run long polders, windmills and cows. The race will take place on the 19th of May 2019, a wonderful opportunity to experience spring in the Netherlands. This an annually organized race since 1991 with a distance of 42,295 km. You can choose between running a full marathon, a half marathon or 10 kilometers. Last year it attracted over 12000 runners and more runners will be expected this year. After the race there will be personal attention for every runner, a beautiful unique medal, a free beer, free massage and the beautiful city center waiting for you. Register today!

DENMARK — 2019-05-19 — Copenhagen. "Copenhagen Marathon". Back in 1980, the very first marathon pioneers took on the battle against the streets of Copenhagen without any idea of what to expect. Now, once again, it is time to expect the unexpectable... On Sunday, May 19th, the entire city of Copenhagen will be celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Telenor Copenhagen Marathon, paying tribute to the unpredictable marathon achievement. The 40th Telenor Copenhagen Marathon will be a spectacular celebration with history and innovation coming together to create a once in a lifetime experience for runners and supporters alike.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2019-05-19 — Santa Cruz. "Surfer's Path Marathon, Capitola Half Marathon & Relay". The crowning jewel of the Golden State, Santa Cruz County welcomes runners with an enchanting blend of nostalgia, natural beauty and invigorating activities. Whether you choose the 26.2 mile Marathon, 13.1 mile Half Marathon or Relay, you will be treated to scenic courses, featuring breathtaking views of the Monterey Bay coastline and a series of world renowned surf breaks. An ideal destination event, participants can experience a quintessential California vacation. Create a memory that you will treasure forever by achieving your athletic goal in this picture postcard setting.

UNITED KINGDOM SCOTLAND — 2019-05-25 — Edinburgh. "Edinburgh Marathon Festival". The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is now in its 17th year and takes place on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May 2019. This ever-growing festival of running is now a major event in the Scottish sporting calendar. Starting in Edinburgh, the course heads out through East Lothian offering stunning views and an unforgettable running experience. The marathon route is one of the fastest in the UK making that that elusive personal best a distinct possibility! Edinburgh Marathon joined the world's elite road races in 2012 by becoming the first marathon in Scotland to be officially recognised by the IAAF, the athletics governing body. The IAAF bronze label puts the race among the top 75 in the world making it a pivotal part of the sporting calendar for runners. The full weekend of events attracts around 30,000 runners, with thousands more lining the course to support. There are 9 races on offer over two days including the marathon, half marathon, team relay, 10k, 5k and junior races. There really is something for everyone, so why not make the most of the Bank Holiday weekend. The Edinburgh Marathon Festival has had an economic impact of more than £25 million for Scotland's capital and helped raise more than £30 million for hundreds of charities. Together with the Edinburgh Marathon Festival's Official charity, Macmillan Cancer Support, organisers are hoping to break all previous records and raise even more in 2019. So what are you waiting for? Head to our website and enter now!

MALAWI — 2019-05-25 — Nkope. "Malawi Impact Marathon". Run in the rural, warm heart of Africa. Easily our most immersive and remote experience. Our Impact experience starts and finishes in the small fishing village of Nkope. Nestled on the banks of Lake Malawi, you will find us just a short walk from all the projects. Even our race start line is a 3minute walk from the Athletes' Village. You will feel warmly welcomed into this beautiful community and will find a race course steeped in this very same community. The Race: Dusty, rural, intimate. Under the hot African sun, we join with hundreds of locals to run through the exact communities we have been supporting all week long. This is a race course that mixes it up, from dry river beds, to a road section, through 4 separate villages before the iconic Lake Malawi beach (here comes the sand!) - 10km, 21km & 42km distances available. The Experience: The word "intimate" is never far away from the Malawi Impact experience. The whole week is a very beautiful way to experience a very beautiul nation, and this commmunity. We live right in the middle of our village. Each morning you will rise to sunrise over Lake Malawi, the sight of the villagers washing there pots and pans in the water and the sound kids jumping off every rock they can find. Each evening you will huggle around the Sunset Bar and deepen your relationship with your fellow Impact Runners. The Impact: The Naturally Africa Foundation crosses a number of areas, from education to healthcare, to agriculture. Throughout the week we will introduce you to all these different areas to offer a holistic experience of all the ways that NAF is capacity building within Nkope Bay. You will be digging, building, teaching, being chased around during KidsRunWild Sports Day. Make no mistake, it is an intense programme that will bring to life all the ways that we, as individuals, can touch the lives of others in a truly positive way.

ROMANIA — 2019-05-25 — Muntele Băișorii. "msg Maraton Apuseni". msg Maraton Apuseni offers trail running lovers five races that traverse small mountain villages, hills, rivers and peaks of the Apuseni mountains. Competitors of all ages are awaited year after year, at the basecamp in Băișorii Mountain Resort to run either one of the technical races - ultra marathon, marathon, half marathon or the 7k cross and the family race. ITRA (International Trail Running Association) awards 3 points to ultra marathon finishers and 2 points to marathon racers. Race info: Ultramarathon: length: approx. 73.6 km / Altitude gain: + 3729 m; Marathon: length: 43,7 km / Altitude gain: + 2.557 m; Half Marathon: length: 21,1 km / Altitude gain: + 1.061 m; Cross: Real length: 7 km / Altitude gain: + 440 m; Family: length: 3,2 km / Altitude gain: + 153 m.

CANADA ALBERTA — 2019-05-26 — Calgary. "Calgary Marathon". Be part of the energy at Canada's Marathon celebrating 55 years in 2019! Start and finish at iconic Stampede Park and run a scenic course in the heart of Calgary. The Calgary Marathon is an Official Boston Marathon Qualifier.

CANADA ONTARIO — 2019-05-26 — Ottawa. "Ottawa Marathon". 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 Scotiabank Ottawa Marathon is one of Canada's largest Boston Qualifiers.

CANADA SASKATCHEWAN — 2019-05-26 — Saskatoon. "Saskatchewan Marathon". Hosted by Saskatoon Road Runners Association. We are committed to providing opportunities for the Saskatoon running community to develop physically and mentally by providing access to training and competition for runners of all ages and abilities. We believe that this will improve personal health and well-being through fitness and social interaction. Events include: Marathon, Half-Marathon, GoodLife Fitness 10K Race, Craven SPORT Services 5K Race, Marafun program for kids. The Saskatchewan Marathon is sanctioned by Sask Athletics and is a qualifier for the Boston Marathon.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA MINNESOTA — 2019-05-26 — Rochester. "Scheels Med City Marathon, Half Marathon". The Med City Marathon Half Marathon presented by Scheels starts in Byron which is about 8 miles away from Rochester and is a point to point half marathon. You start the day by taking a bus from downtown Rochester by the Mayo Civic Center to Byron Elementary School (or drive if you like). You start at the school and run on Country Club Road with the marathoners and the 20 milers for the first 6 miles. This road is a typical rolling hills road of southern Minnesota. Once you get into Rochester the course is very flat. You start by going through Cascade Lake Park on the west end of town. Then you go through Kutzky Park on your way towards Silver Lake area. You cut through Silver Lake area on 7th Street and then take residential roads to Quarry Hill Park on the east end of Rochester. You run through a part of Quarry Hill Park before going under the railroad tracks and onto East Center Street. At this point, the half turns off and go directly into the finish and the marathoners and 20 milers turn and go south on 9th Street down to Bear Creek. The finish line for the half marathoners is on East Center Street in front of Mayo Civic Center. This half marathon offers you a taste of the many great pieces of Rochester. You start your run with the rolling hills that surround Rochester. Then you go through some of the great parks and beautiful trails Rochester has to offer. You then finish downtown at the Mayo Civic Center. In 2016, Med City Half Marathon was voted one of the top 2 half marathons in Minnesota by the 100 Half Marathons Club members. Don't wait for someone else to tell you about it, come and experience it for yourself.

SWEDEN — 2019-06-01 — Stockholm. "Stockholm Marathon". ASICS Stockholm Marathon is the biggest race of Sweden which every year attracts thousands of runners. Take the amazing opportunity to join this adventure along a lively audience cheering you to the finish line. Meanwhile running you will also hear music and see other entertainments along the way. Combine business with your personal goal and discover the beautiful environment in the early summer of Stockholm. This annually race will take place on the first of June. The race starts at Ostermalm and will finish in the world famous stadium built for the 1912 Olympic Games which truly is a classic venue for athletics. With almost 7,500 international runners from more than 90 countries the ASICS Stockholm Marathon is also a multicultural festival. Each runner who finishes the race in less than 6 hours will receive the unique 2017 ASICS Stockholm Marathon medal. Every year the medal features different Stockholm landmark. This is a fantastic race you don't want to miss! Register and book your ticket today.

LUXEMBOURG — 2019-06-01 — Luxembourg. "Night Marathon Luxembourg". 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 the 14th 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!

DENMARK — 2019-06-01 — Rønne. "6-24 Hour Race & 3x Marathon Galløkken". The route is 1,032 km circular route half gravel / forest floor and half asphalt. The route will be limited property. Head torch mandatory. Changing direction every 3 hours. The route will be surveyed DAF.

UGANDA — 2019-06-01 — Masaka. "Uganda International Marathon". The 10km, 21km and 42km race is a invigorating 7-day adventure that was primarily created to save and change lives in Uganda. Running through the incredible scenery of East Africa, the route enables competitors to experience one of the most vibrant cities in the Country. Along with participating in the biggest international run in East Africa, the race also offers runners the unique opportunity to plan a sports day for underprivileged children and support grass root projects of local organizations. The race was inspired by Moses, Henry, and Nick, who are three prominent people working together to assist the vulnerable in the area of Masaka, Uganda. In addition to helping underprivileged people, this three-person team wanted to develop a race that would show runners from across the globe the beauty of the region that is loved by many friendly and welcoming inhabitants. Most importantly, when runners participate in this race, they will be shown the hope and promise of Uganda. Ever since the event was launched in May 2015, the race has gradually become known as the biggest public fundraiser in the history of Uganda and the most prominent marathon in East Africa. Over the years, the event has received support from several organizations including many large charities and the Ugandan Government. The marathon is also supported by hundreds of runners, NGOs working in Uganda, and the majority of the Masaka community. Ever year, thousands of runners come to Uganda to participate in this amazing race. The event has raised more than two billion shillings or $750,000 USD for charity initiatives. The marathon takes place on June 1st, 2019.

UNITED KINGDOM ENGLAND — 2019-06-01 — Naseby. "Shires and Spires Northants Trail Marathon and Ultra-Marathon". Bored of road marathons? Not ready for your first Ultra but would like to experience some of the route? Then we present the multi-terrain marathon. The race is based in the village of Naseby which is famous for the battle in 1645. 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 the race is based in the village of Naseby too and starts at the village hall. It follows 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. Both races are chip timed and benefit from 5 checkpoints along the way with a selection of vegan friendly (and delicious too) sweets, cake, fruit and Secret Training gels, along with our enthusiastic marshal team.

ITALY LAZIO — 2019-06-02 — Acquapendente (Viterbo). "European Francigena Marathon".

DENMARK FAROE ISLANDS — 2019-06-02 — Tórshavn. "Atlantic Airways Tórshavn Marathon". 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.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-06-02 — Mercatale di San Casciano in Val di Pesa (Firenze). "Chianti Classico Marathon".

NETHERLAND ANTILLES ARUBA — 2019-06-02 — Oranjestad. "KLM Aruba Marathon". Let's run Aruba! The 2nd edition of the KLM Aruba Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K and 5K will be held on the 2nd of June 2019. The Race is AIMS / IAAF certified and this road race is organized on the highest International level. Each participant registered before May 10th 2019, 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 objection is to make this race for everybody unforgettable. Start & Finish at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino. 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 7:30 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".

ITALY PUGLIA — 2019-06-08 — Sammichele di Bari (Bari). "Sei ore di Strana Marathon".

MADAGASCAR — 2019-06-08 — Isalo. "Madagascar Marathon & Half-Marathon". Run through beautiful Isalo National Park and through small villages in this remote countryside on the world's fourth largest island. A special package is offered that includes accommodations, meals, ground transportation, domestic flights, nature hikes in search of lemurs and other wildlife endemic to Madagascar.

ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA — 2019-06-09 — Suviana di Castel di Casio (Bologna). "Maratona di Suviana, Maratonina del Lago".

LITHUANIA — 2019-06-09 — Kaunas. "Kauno Maratonas". The annual international running event is AIMS certified and attracts runners on all levels from around the globe. Kaunas Marathon is offering a stunning historical city atmosphere while challenging and on top of everything various events, fairs and music concerts will take place. This makes the race an extraordinary city fest for runners, families and supporters. The flat marathon course starts in the city hall, which is filled with 16th century vibes and will than lead through the historical old town with its variety of architectural styles. A gentle breeze from the rivers will accompany runners to the finish line. You can choose between a full marathon, half marathon, 10km and a 5km run. Register today!

FRANCE — 2019-06-15 — Molsheim. "Marathon du Vignoble d'Alsace". Le Marathon du Vignoble d’Alsace, c’est le Marathon le plus festif du mois de Juin... La fête, le sport, la convivialité, voici ce qui attire les coureurs des 4 coins du monde avec des déguisements toujours plus incroyables. Mais le Marathon du Vignoble d’Alsace, c’est surtout un événement pour TOUS, que vous soyez coureurs, marcheurs, enfants jeunes et moins jeunes, seniors, déguisés ou non, vous y trouverez votre bonheur. A travers un parcours atypique entre vignes et villages, découvrez nos 12 relais gastro-viniques riches en spécialités alsaciennes ainsi que de nombreuses animations. Des surprises et des nouveautés vous y attendent pour ses 15 ans.

ITALY TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE — 2019-06-15 — Prato allo Stelvio (Bolzano). "Stelvio Marathon".

LIECHTENSTEIN — 2019-06-15 — Bendern. "LGT Alpin Marathon". In this unique race you run nearly through a whole country. The race starts from the flat Rhine valley, passing the Princely Castle in Vaduz up to the beautiful mountain scenery of Liechtenstein. Discover the amazing environment of Lichtenstein while challenging yourself in running uphill in the mountains. Because of 1800 meters in altitude uphill and 650 meters of altitude to overcome downhill, this is a demanding mountain marathon. Choose between running a full marathon or a half marathon, according to your preferences. Lichtenstein is known for its fantastic nature and must be experienced. Therefore, running this race is a great opportunity for it. This is an annually held race since 2000, and it is the only race in Liechtenstein. The marathon will be held on the 15th of June in 2019, maybe the best season of Liechtenstein. This is an opportunity you don't want to miss.

ITALY PUGLIA — 2019-06-16 — Cagnano Varano (Foggia). "Maratona e ultramaratona del Gargano".

NORWAY — 2019-06-22 — Tromso. "Midnight Sun Marathon". Saturday, June 22nd, 2019, you can enjoy the 30th edition of 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 Mini Marathon (4,2k) and Kids marathon (800m).

ITALY VALLE D'AOSTA — 2019-06-23 — Pont Saint Martin (Aosta). "Valle d'Aosta Marathon".

AUSTRALIA WESTERN AUSTRALIA — 2019-06-30 — Broome. "Broome International Airport Marathon".

GERMANY — 2019-06-30 — Gumpelstadt. "Höllwandmarathon". The Höllwandmarathon crosses the Rennsteig twice with 1400 vertical meters. Also as a half and quarter marathon.

ITALY TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE — 2019-07-06 — Bressanone (Bolzano). "Brixen Dolomiten Marathon".

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2019-07-28 — San Francisco. "The San Francisco Marathon". Find out for yourself when you run the 42nd annual Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon. Take in the sites and sounds on your run-cation in San Francisco, while you visit and run with us. This is the premier west coast running event. We are USATF certified and a Boston qualifier. We are hilly, we are fast, scenic and unforgettable. You will join 27,000 other runners and run along the Embarcadero, Fisherman's Wharf and Crissy Field; speed past landmarks like Coit Tower, Golden Gate Park, and AT&T Park; and pound the pavement through San Francisco's liveliest neighborhoods like Haight-Ashbury and The Mission. Choose from 4 distances: Marathon, two Half Marathons, 5k and Ultra Marathon and Run the Bay with us!

GERMANY MECKLENBURG-VORPOMMERN — 2019-08-03 — Rostock. "Hella Marathon Nacht Rostock". 42,195 k, 21,1 k, 7 k.

ITALY SICILIA — 2019-08-04 — Chiaramonte Gulfi (Ragusa). "Maratona alla Filippide".

KENYA — 2019-08-10 — Laikipia. "Amazing Maasai Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K". Cross Africa off your list by running one of Africa's most exotic trail routes through a Maasai community in the remote village of Kimanjo. Feel good knowing that the purpose of the race is not only to participate in a sport you love, but also raise awareness and funds to send Maasai girls to secondary school. A portion of the proceeds from your race entry fee go directly to school fees through the Amazing Maasai Girls Project (AMGP). Your experience is not only the race though. You will have an amazing adventure and educational journey as you travel from Nairobi, Kenya to the Aberdare National Park and the Ol Pejeta Conservancy, known as the densest concentration of game anywhere in Kenya. You will explore the vast and varied landscapes of Kenya on your game drives, bush walks, and runs with local Kenyans! We encourage you to add the three night extension to your package to witness the 'Great Migration' in the Mara. This tour is recommended to those who are adventurous! Although an 'amazing' experience, it is more rugged due to the long bumpy roads and the rustic accommodations at the race tented camp site.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA CALIFORNIA — 2019-08-17 — Greenville. "Running with the Bears Marathon, Half Marathon, and 10K". Running with the Bears is a fundraiser for Mountain Circle Family Services Inc, a 501(c)3 non-profit foster care and adoption agency. We are proud to be one of the few Boston Qualifiers managed entirely by the Charity it benefits. The top 5 reasons to register right now: Cool August temperatures in this small Boston Qualifier, Half Marathon, and 10K in Northern California; Support! 13 fully-stocked Aid Stations; The massage, finish line beer, and post-race party; Fewer rules: No time limit. Period. And your dog gets a finisher medal too.

AUSTRALIA WESTERN AUSTRALIA — 2019-08-25 — Perth. "Perth City to Surf".

FRANCE NEW CALEDONIA — 2019-08-25 — Noumea. "New Caledonia International Marathon".

JORDAN — 2019-09-07 — Petra. "Petra Desert Marathon". Starting in the ancient city of Petra, the Petra Desert Marathon course takes runners through the arid desert and lunar-like landscape surrounding the city. Experience the warm hospitality of the Jordanian people and run the desert race of a lifetime.

DENMARK — 2019-09-07 — Tejn. "Christiansøfarten Marathon". Departure from Tejn harbor pm. 7:30; arrival at about Christianso pm. 8:45. The race starts at 9:45 and run with chip. Marathon runners will run 27 laps + 885 meters. Half marathon runners will run 13 laps + 1,205 meters. Quarter marathon runners will run 7 laps. Each round is 1,530 meters. From pm. 11:30 there will be lunch at the inn. You will all receive a "lunch voucher" to be handed to the waiter. There is included a beer / water for lunch.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA COLORADO — 2019-09-07 — Eagle. "Mountain Rats". The trail challenge takes place in the mountains, and runners can choose any of the following events: Heavy Half, Marathon or 50K. Located in Eagle, Colorado, a flat, scenic, and fast course known as the Septemberfest 5K is also held in conjunction with this popular event. The Septemberfest 5K will have the same start and finish line as the mountain race, and this event proudly welcomes all ages and abilities including walkers, joggers, and runners. The city's Septemberfest also occurs during this time, so while family and friends enjoy this event, runners can challenge themselves in the rugged mountain race. After the competitors complete the race, they can finally relax and enjoy a hot meal and beer while listening to live music with family, friends, and other participants. All of the proceeds of the event go toward SOS Outreach.

ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA — 2019-09-15 — Mercato Saraceno (Forlì-Cesena). "Maratona Alzheimer, 30 km e mezza maratona, Memorial Azeglio Vicini".

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-09-15 — Cascine di Tavola (Prato). "Eco maratona pratese".

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-09-22 — Borgo San Lorenzo (Firenze). "Maratona del Mugello".

RUSSIA CENTRAL — 2019-09-22 — Moscow. "Moscow Marathon". The Moscow Marathon route offers a spectacular tour of Russia.

GERMANY BADEN-WüRTTEMBERG — 2019-09-22 — Karlsruhe. "Fiducia & GAD Baden-Marathon Karlsruhe". 42,195 km, 21,1 km, 14 km, 4er-Relay.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA OHIO — 2019-09-28 — Akron. "FirstEnergy Akron Marathon, Half Marathon & Team Relay". The marquee event of the Akron Children's Hospital Akron Marathon Race Series, the Akron Marathon, Half Marathon, & Team Relay presented by FirstEnergy receives a fresh new look for 2019! Runners will experience an unforgettable start inside the historic grounds of Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens before taking an exclusive foot tour of the City of Akron. The course winds through beautiful West Akron neighborhoods, crosses the iconic All-America bridge into North Hill, takes runners down the all-new Main St. and into the Firestone Park neighborhoods before returning to downtown on the Ohio & Erie Canal Towpath Trail where a world-class finish inside Canal Park Stadium and popular Finisher Festival on the field awaits! The redesigned course features a net 300' drop in the Full and Half Marathon and if that is not enough to excite you, just wait for the thrill of running through Akron Children's Hospital campus at mile 25! Join us in 2019 for the re-imagined FirstEnergy Akron Marathon, Half Marathon, & Team Relay.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA COLORADO — 2019-09-28 — Colorado Springs. "Colorado Springs Marathon". The Colorado Springs Marathon Presented by Centura Orthopedics, is a national running event that features a Full Marathon (BQ), Half Marathon, 5k and Kids K beginning and ending in downtown Colorado Springs. The course will showcase this beautiful city by taking runners on Wood Ave, Cascade Ave, Platte Ave, through America the Beautiful Park, Monument Valley Park, around Memorial Park, by the Olympic Training Center and through downtown. This family friendly race is a premiere endurance running event, attracting people from all over the country.

ITALY EMILIA ROMAGNA — 2019-09-29 — Rioveggio di Monzuno (Bologna). "EcoMaratona di Monte Sole, Trail della memoria".

HUNGARY — 2019-09-29 — Budapest. "SPAR Budapest Marathon". The Budapest Marathon is part of a 2-day festival all about running. On Sunday the focus is on the marathon, however, you may also run a 30 km or a marathon in a team of 2 or 4. While on Saturday the focus is on a 10 km run and shorter distances for the less experienced runners. With distances ranging from 400 m to 42 km everyone in the family can find their own challenge and take part in the running festival. Participating in the marathon is essentially a running sightseeing tour of the beautiful Budapest. The course runs through the heart of Budapest, crosses several bridges and passes the most well-known sites of the city. Admire the view of the Buda Castle from the Danube banks and marvel in the panorama of Pest as well as Europe's third largest Parliament building! There are over 33.000 participants on all the distances, with more than 6.000 marathon runners and 1300 relay teams.

KENYA — 2019-10-05 — Lukenya. "Kenya Wildlife Marathon". Kenya Wildlife Marathon is scenic run through a private game reserve with amazing scenery and wildlife. It is sold as a week long all-inclusive package with accommodations, meals, game drives, transportation, the race, finishers medal and awards banquet. We have a marathon, half-marathon, 10K and 5K. Walkers are welcome. Use discount code KWM100 for $100 off complete package.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ILLINOIS — 2019-10-12 — Vernon Hills. "Des Plaines River Trail Races". Half-Marathon, Marathon and 50 Mile Ultra Marathon along the beautiful and fast Des Plaines River Trail in Lake County, Illinois. This is a truly special running course. The DPR Trail is a wide, crushed gravel track, free of roots and rocks, and very flat. All of the major road crossings are managed by way of bridges or viaducts (with only 4 minor road crossings along the whole 50 Mile course, 2 on the Marathon course, and none for the Half-Marathon course). This is a great track through alternating lush forests and open wetlands. With cool temperatures expected, and given the flat terrain and ideal running surface, you'll find these to be extremely fast courses. Marathon is a Boston Qualifier! Come out and join us for a great run!

AUSTRALIA VICTORIA — 2019-10-13 — Melbourne. "Melbourne Marathon Festival".

KENYA — 2019-10-25 — Kericho. "Kenya Impact Marathon". The most popular Impact Experience is back for the third time, a race like no other! Running with the Kenyans. During your week with us, we will take you right into the heart of the Kenyan running machine - with track sessions, dawn runs and a race day where the best runners in the world will not sprint into the distance, but instead run beside you and pace you to your finishing line moment. The Race: 10km, 21km, 42km race through the magical tea plantations of Kenya. Our course presents a brutal challenge as you climb to altitudes of over 2300m whilst running a truly testing trail. Your time on the course will be punctuated by the elite Kenyan runners who join us not to sprint into the distance, but to run beside you. Running together. With others, for others. The Experience: This is not just a race but a week long, utterly immersive experience of a fabled & beautiful country. We use our deep understanding of Kenyan culture to offer up a week like no other. We will take you from track sessions with elite athletes to community engagement with the exact projects your fundraising supports. The Impact: Empowering women across East Africa through modern, hybrid form of microfinance. We will be visiting and meeting the very people whose lives you are changing so you can completely see, feel and understand your impact. If you don't know much about the ingenious system of microfinance to sustainably change lives, this trip is for you.

DENMARK GREENLAND — 2019-10-26 — Kangerlussuaq. "The Polar Circle Marathon". Welcome to an extraordinary marathon in truly magnificent scenery. Combine your visit to remote Greenland with a unique Arctic race. Run on the vast ice sheet and experience breathtaking polar landscapes in this challenging running event. The Polar Circle Marathon - often referred to as "the Coolest Marathon on Earth" takes place in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland. The endless ice and arctic tundra of this vast country make up the backdrop of this unusual race in which runners pass glacier tongues, moraine landscapes and the soundless, arctic desert. This is a rare opportunity to visit one of the most remote corners of the world, while daring to take part of an extremely challenging running event. A part of the route takes place on the ice cap itself, but the main part of the course is run on the gravel road (often snow covered) that connects the ice sheet with the small township of Kangerlussuaq, just north of the Polar Circle.

AUSTRALIA QUEENSLAND — 2019-10-27 — Port Douglas. "Great Barrier Reef Marathon".

ITALY VENETO — 2019-10-27 — Stra (Venezia). "Venice Marathon".

GERMANY HESSEN — 2019-10-27 — Frankfurt am Main. "Frankfurt Marathon".

NEW ZEALAND — 2019-10-27 — Auckland. "Auckland Marathon".

FRANCE — 2019-10-29 — Rennes. "Le Marathon Vert". Running a legendary distance, a real personal challenge! The fastest marathon of 2018!

NEPAL — 2019-11-16 — Shivapuri. "Nepal Impact Marathon". The Original Impact Marathon. We see a group of individuals become on community. We run over 2000m of climbing up to 2350m of altitude. We touch the lives of thousands. You will never be the same again. The Nepal Impact Marathon is back for the 4th Edition! Spend one week living and working in the Athletes' Village that lies in the shadow of the Himalayas. Wake up each day to morning yoga or a training run then join with other like-minded superstars to get stuck into some community projects. In 2018 our runners built a water pipeline that brought clean drinking water to an earthquake destroyed school in the village. It was a touch mental but an awesome impact. So 2019 will be more of the same - a group of individuals coming together as one amazing community. Set on changing the world through running, set on unleashing the #powerofrunning

NEW ZEALAND SOUTH ISLAND — 2019-11-16 — Queenstown. "Queenstown International Marathon".

ITALY SICILIA — 2019-11-17 — Palermo. "Maratona città di Palermo".

UGANDA — 2019-11-19 — Entebbe. "Running the Rift Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k & 5k". More than a marathon, an adventurer's paradise in one of the most beautiful and unspoilt places in Africa. Join us for a week of exploring, trekking, swimming and safaris. Relaxing in the sun and drinking cold beers with new friends. Making a difference where it's really needed and, of course, taking on the challenge of a hot, hilly, 5k, 10k, half or full marathon in the foothills of the Rwenzori Mountains, along the edge of Africa's Great Rift Valley! The RiftMaz is a intimate, inclusive event with a very happy atmosphere. Solo travellers, couples, groups and families looking for the experience of a lifetime - this is for you. Created by runners who fell in love with this part of Uganda and the people in it (you'll soon see why!), Running the Rift exists entirely to help raise funds for the Kyaninga Child Development Centre.

ITALY TOSCANA — 2019-11-24 — Firenze. "Firenze Marathon".

SPAIN — 2019-12-01 — Valencia. "Maraton Valencia, Trinidad Alfonso".

ANTARCTICA — 2019-12-13 — Patriot Hills. "Antarctic Ice Marathon & Half Marathon". Adventure marathoners and ultra athletes are always looking for the next big challenge. It could be a remote desert marathon, a high altitude mountain marathon or a jungle marathon. However, mainland Antarctica represents the last frontier, the final great wilderness to be conquered. And now adventure athletes like you can do it.

THAILAND — 2019-12-15 — Chiang Mai. "Asia Justice Marathon". The Asia Justice Marathon moves forward to SUNDAY DEC 15, 2019 to be a worldwide celebration of our 11th year of running / walking / wheeling for greater access to justice. No matter where you are, you will be able to take part in this movement. It doesn’t matter how fast you run (or walk) or how far you go—you can make your run matter by running / walking / wheeling for greater access to legal services for those who are poor, marginalized and/or vulnerable.

SWITZERLAND — 2020-01-01 — Zurich. "Neujahrsmarathon". Worldwide first marathon, half marathon, quarter marathon, team run and kids run of the year. Start at midnight, with the change of the year.

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FLORIDA — 2020-01-05 — Spring Hill. "Spring Hill Marathon Mania". This event includes a Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k. Kick off the new year and start your training with the Spring Hill Marathon. Please come and join us for an exciting event! This course begins at Anderson Snow Sports Complex & heads south on the Suncoast Trail. On this flat and fast route, enjoy the beautiful scenery and it will keep you motivated. The course is open to mother nature, but closed entirely to motor vehicles. There will be 6 Hydration Stations throughout the course as well as police support for the event. All runners will receive a commemorative medal at the finish line. Trophies will be given to the Overall Female and Male placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Winners of the age division will be presented visors for their awards. We have a well crafted breakfast in the finish area for all participants to enjoy after the run. We have adjusted the marathon awards so we can increase the benefits for all of the events.

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