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RACE START: Dec 2 2017, 5:15 AM

Jamaica Gets Moving

Jamaica Gets Moving

Jamaican’s are always on the move.  Just ask the high school runners who perform at Champs! We see some of them perform at Reggae Marathon every year and it’s a thrill as they stride by. And we can dance!  Just watch our moves! ‘Jamaica Moves‘ is an exciting initiative to get all of Jamaica moving and we at Reggae Marathon are proud to be part of this Movement! As part of J ...[Read More]

4 Months to Reggae Marathon

4 Months to Reggae Marathon

4 months to Reggae Marathon.  But who’s counting?  Oh, you are?  You’re not alone!  Just about all of us are marking off the days now until we arrive in Negril for Reggae Marathon 2017!  For me, its not just the days, it’s the nights:  I dream about Reggae Marathon.  From arriving in Negril a couple of days before Saturday, getting a couple of runs on the road and the beach, catc ...[Read More]

When to change Running Shoes

When to change Running Shoes

When do you change your running shoes?  I change mine when they get ‘Squishy’.  I’m less concerned about time and distance; when I loose the cushioning and support, I know it’s time to change my running shoes.  The consequences of continuing to run in running shoes that have past their ‘best before’ date are injuries.  Foot, ankle, shin, knees, hips, back… ...[Read More]

Runners Tell Tales

Runners Tell Tales

Runners do tell tales…on occasion.  And the farther back in time they occurred the taller they get.  But hey…that’s the fun in telling running ‘tales’.  Here are a few from Reggae Marathoners we’ve met over the years: Chris’s 10K PB of 42 minutes.  Back in the day when 10K races were popular, Chris ran the race of her life. PB 42 minutes.  It was a mostly ...[Read More]