Race Information

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]

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]