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RACE START: Dec 2 2018, 5:15 AM

4 Days to Reggae Marathon

4 Days to Reggae Marathon

4 days to Reggae Marathon.  Is there really any more that needs to be said?  In just a few short days a bunch of runners from all over Jamaica and the World will line up for the 5:15 am start.  Race Director Frano will address us for a few moments prior to that as we shuffle anxiously in the warm Caribbean air.  The torches will light suddenly and precisely at 5:15 am we’ll be off. Nothing b ...[Read More]

5 Days to Reggae Marathon

5 Days to Reggae Marathon

5 days to Reggae Marathon.  I had my final Red Stripe at dinner last night…nothing now until the cold one post-race…I’m in serious race prep! With runners from all over the world arriving in Negril this week, hotels all along the Negril beach will be buzzing.  Special note:  Reggae Runnerz home base in Negril for Reggae Marathon is Negril Tree House.  ‘Hundreds of runners&# ...[Read More]

6 Days to Reggae Marathon

6 Days to Reggae Marathon

6 days to Reggae Marathon.  Who’s counting?  Besides me of course!  Next week this time it’s beach, beach, beach… I’ve checked in with all the running friends coming to Negril from all parts of the Globe.  Poland, Great Britain, Canada and the US…all are enroute to Jamaica.  We’ve got plans to meet up on the beach and are all looking forward to breaking bread at ...[Read More]

7 Days to Reggae Marathon

7 Days to Reggae Marathon

7 days to Reggae Marathon.  1 Week!  7 Sleeps!. A week today ‘we be running’.  5:15 am Saturday, December 2 at Long Bay Beach Park.  Get to the start area by 4:30 am or so…the vibe is really special with runners from all over Jamaica and the World milling about behind the start line.  Hydrate while listening to loud Reggae music.  Get ready for the Torchlight start promptly at 5: ...[Read More]