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RACE START: Dec 5 2015, 5:15 AM

100 days to Reggae Marathon

100 days!  Whoa…that crept up on me.  Just yesterday I was standing in the shallow surf on the beach at Long Bay Beach Park in Negril. I was sipping on a Red Stripe talking with fellow runners celebrating another sucessful Reggae Marathon. Now it’s just 100 days till we meet up to run in Negril at Reggae Marathon 2015.  Woo hoo! Just about everything you need to know you can get from t ...[Read More]

Keith Simpson The Alphabet Runner

Keith Simpson is The Alphabet Runner.  He’s a man on a mission and an unusual one at that.  You see, Keith is running 26 Marathons in aphabetical order.  He recently completed his ‘N’ Marathon, the Novi Sad Midnight Marathon.  For the rest of this year he has Ostrava, Podgorica, Queenstown, Reggae Marathon and San Silvestro. Yes, he chose our own Reggae Marathon for his ‘R& ...[Read More]

Runners Rant

Excuse me while I rant this week!  And sorry to say, it’s about Runners! Not all runners mind you, just the stupid…runners. Runners who run with headphones.  Now I appreciate a good running tune on occassion.  I sing to myself often when I’m out on a long run, feel myself slacking and need to pick up the pace.  But I don’t wear headphones.  You see, I run in the early morni ...[Read More]

Melanie Johnson – Runner Profile

Meet Melanie Johnson, coming to Reggae Marathon this December. You can’t get much farther away from Jamaica than where Melanie and her Husband Greg live:  Camas, Washington on the north west coast of America.  But let’s hear from Melanie on why she, hubby and a couple of friends are coming back to Negril this December: Greg and I started running consistently in various races in 2007 af ...[Read More]