Race Information

Reggae Marathon Running Name

Reggae Marathon Running Name

My Reggae Marathon running name is Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong.  What’s yours? We started this a few years ago and it’s been popular. If you’re a first-timer, now’s the time to select your Reggae Marathon running name.  For you regulars, here’s your refresher: Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...[Read More]

2 Months to Go

2 Months to Go

2 months to go!  What?  When did that happen?  Really going to be hard to keep calm now with only 60 days to go to Reggae Marathon December 2 in Negril. An important note regarding your registration:  If you decide to change the event you’ve registered for, you can change your event up until December 1 only.  You will not be able to register or change your event on Saturday, December 2: Keep ...[Read More]

We’re Social

We’re Social

We’re social at Reggae Marathon.  On Instagram, Facebook and Twitter…in particular Facebook.  We meet up only once each year, the first Saturday of December in Negril for the Reggae Marathon Full Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K but we talk with each other all through the year online.  And it’s been even better this year as we get closer to December 2 and the 17th annual running o ...[Read More]

International Race of the Year

International Race of the Year

Wow!  Reggae Marathon voted International Race of the Year’ in Men’s Running! We hear from a lot of Reggae Marathon Fans all throughout the year that the Reggae Marathon Experience is unique and special.  But to hear it from Men’s Running that Reggae Marathon is the ‘International Race of the Year’…well, that took our breath away! And not to be outdone, from Wom ...[Read More]

Course Map Updated

Course Map Updated

The updated Reggae Marathon Course Map is now available.  It shows all the important locations for Reggae Marathon 2017 including the full course with mile markers, Pasta Party location, Start/Finish Area, Post-race Beach Bash.  The Course Map also includes information on the Road closures in and around Negril, Free shuttle running times and Race Kit pick-up times.  In all, it’s your complet ...[Read More]

Key Info for Race Weekend

Key Info for Race Weekend

Where is the Start/Finish Line?  Where do I go to pick up my Race Kit?  Where is the Reggae Marathon Pasta Party?  These and other frequently asked questions are some of the key info you need for Reggae Marathon December 2, 2017.  You can find all the details on our downloadable 2017 Fact Sheet.  Race Weekend Info for 2017 is also available here: We’ve got about 87 days to go to Race Day, De ...[Read More]

3 Months To Go

3 Months To Go

3 months to go.  3 MONTHS TO GO! 14 Saturdays from this weekend we’ll line up on the road beside Long Bay Beach Park for Race Director Frano’s final instructions before he sends us off at 5:15 am. The pre-dawn temperatures will be cool (Caribbean ‘cool’ of course) but that won’t matter.  We’re in Negril, Jamaica for the Reggae Marathon Experience.  Friends, fami ...[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]

5 Months to go

5 Months to go

5 months to go to Reggae Marathon, December 2, 2017!  Where did the time go? If you haven’t registered yet, do so before July 31 to save $’s on registration:  Reggae Marathon Registration. And while on the topic of time, here are some additional things to keep in mind: Reggae Marathon starts on time!  5:15 am Saturday morning, December 2.  No fooling! There is NO race packet pickup on ...[Read More]

6 months to go

6 months to go

6 months to go to Reggae Marathon! Let’s repeat that:  “Just over 6 months to go to Reggae Marathon!” Friday, December 1 we gather at the Couples Swept Away Sports Complex for the Reggae Marathon Pasta Party. Then it’s early to bed to get some sleep before the 5:15 am start time Saturday morning December 2 for Reggae Marathon 2017. 6 months to go, 6 months to go! Until next ...[Read More]