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RACE START: Dec 2 2018, 5:15 AM

Reggae Marathon race update from Race Director, Alfred Francis

Alfred “Frano” Francis, Race Director for the Reggae Marathon is ‘super pumped up’ about this year’s event in Negril.  And why not, Reggae Marathon is celebrating its 10th anniversary and it looks to be a fantastic event! We caught up with Frano recently for an update on this year’s event.  “We are excited about the number of entries for Reggae Marathon 2010” Frano stated.  “Registered runners are ...[Read More]

Endurance Traveler follows Rohan Marley as he Attempts the Reggae Marathon

Fox Sports Net’s newest series, Endurance Traveler, heads to Jamaica this week to tackle the Reggae Marathon, give viewers an exclusive tour of the Bob Marley Museum and join former college football star and one of Jamaica’s favorite sons, Rohan Marley, as he attempts his first distance race. The only travel show ever featured on FSN is coming off a big ratings increase and is giving v ...[Read More]

Thanks for your comments on the Reggae Marathon Blog

We love your comments on our Reggae Marathon blog posts.  And we are looking forward to meeting all of you at the Reggae Marathon December 4 in Negril.  Lets plan to connect Friday evening at the Reggae Marathon pasta party.  In the meantime, here are some of the comments we have received so far. Keep them coming:   From Angela who commented on the “Who’s this new guy on the Reggae Marathon blog”: ...[Read More]

The Reggae Marathon Run… Respect!

Respect! That is the answer to a frequently asked question from out-of-Jamaica runners about how to handle the temperature at the Reggae Marathon. For most runners from USA and England, training at home for warmer Negril temperature in December is a challenge. Some tips: 1. Plan to run a little slower. 2. Hydrate. Take advantage of the bag water and Gatorade at every mile aid station. 3. Wear a ha ...[Read More]