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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]

7 Months to Reggae Marathon

7 Months to Reggae Marathon

7 months to Reggae Marathon!  Yowza! 10K, Half Marathon, Full Marathon…US$60, US$85, US$90 registration fee respectively.  That gets you entry into your Reggae Marathon event, entrance to the Pasta Party Friday night, Race Packet that includes our uniquely designed Puma T Shirt, Finisher medal and post-race activities.  Sunshine, warm weather and beach included at No Charge!  What are you wa ...[Read More]

3000 running friends

3000 running friends

A maximum of 3000 running friends will join us on the road in Negril this December.  Since 2000 when 800 or so runners lined up at the same Long Bay Beach Park for the start of the inaugural Reggae Marathon, we’ve grown!  And we’ve hit our runner limit:  A maximum of 3000 runners for Reggae Marathon 2017.  What does that mean to you?  Some good things actually: Hotels:  There are a lot ...[Read More]

8 Months to Go

8 Months to Go

OK, I’m a little anxious…but it’s just over 8 months to Reggae Marathon, December 2 in Negril! At 5:15 am Race Director Frano sends us off from Long Bay Beach Park.  If this will be your first time at Reggae Marathon, be ready for the Bob Marley on the sound system, flaming torches as you cross the timing mats and other runners giddy with excitement running under the pre-dawn sky ...[Read More]

2017 Race Weekend Update

2017 Race Weekend Update

2017 Reggae Marathon Race weekend update:  Pasta Party Friday, December 1 runs from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Couples Swept Away Sporting Complex (the same location where you pick up your Race Packet).  More information included in the video below: Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Register for Reggae Marathon, Decembe ...[Read More]

2017 Fact Sheet

2017 Fact Sheet

All the information you need for Reggae Marathon December 2 in Negril is available now in the 2017 Fact Sheet. The Reggae Marathon Race Weekend begins on Thursday, November 30 with On-site Registration and Race Packet pickup at the Couples Swept Away Sporting Complex in Negril.  Registration and Packet pickup continue at the same location on Friday, December 1.  And…important note:  The Regg ...[Read More]

One Lap on the Road in Negril

One Lap on the Road in Negril

One lap on the road in Negril. What it’s like to run in the dark.  Start line faux pas to avoid.  How to stay hydrated along the course.  These frequently asked questions answered as we take a lap on the road around the Reggae Marathon Course If you have any questions you’d like answered, leave a comment or send us a message on our Facebook Page:  Reggae Marathon. Until next time… Regg ...[Read More]

Lisa’s excellent adventure in Jamaica

Lisa’s excellent adventure in Jamaica

Lisa’s excellent adventure in Jamaica ended on a high note when she dropped in on the Reggae Marathon offices this past Monday.  That’s Lisa Laws of Reggae Runnerz fame. Lisa was in Jamaica doing a little bit of business and a whole lot of fun.  She climbed Blue Mountain Peak last week…a walk up and a nice run down!  She had the opportunity once back in Kingston to meet with Fran ...[Read More]

10 Months to go

10 Months to go

Shhh…don’t tell anyone but it’s only 10 months to go to Reggae Marathon!  And for you Full Marathoners and Half Marathoners it’s only a mile from the finish when hit Bob’s Mile and all the Marley inspiration you need to keep going!Mark these dates down for Reggae Marathon 2017: Thursday, November 30:  Pick up Reggae Marathon Race Kit at Couples Swept Away Sporting Com ...[Read More]

Live on Facebook

Live on Facebook

Live on Facebook this Sunday.  That’s where you’ll find me this Sunday at 12 noon EST.  I’ll be talking about some of the things that make the Reggae Marathon Experience unique and I’ll be answering your questions about Reggae Marathon race weekend November 30 – Dec 2, 2017.  Post your questions via this link to our Facebook Page:  Live on Facebook. Here are some of t ...[Read More]

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