Running Stories

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]

It’s Monday

It’s Monday

It’s Monday.  Ready to run? There is no better feeling than the satisfaction you feel after the end of a run on a day when you didn’t feel like running. A good race is a race when you crush your competition. “There is no try…just do” Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Register for Reggae Mar ...[Read More]

For The Love Of Running

For The Love Of Running

Some days it’s just for the love of running. Those are the days when you may not feel 100%;  When it’s too cold or too wet or too early.  Those are the days when your love of running gets you up and out. Remember… it’s our love of running that keeps us keeping on! Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...[Read More]

Jamaica Gets Moving

Jamaica Gets Moving

’30 Minutes of physical activity each day along with healthy eating can lower your risk of non communicable diseases. Jamaica Moves, more moments, more memories, MORE LIFE’ That’s all it takes to stay healthy.  Reggae Marathon is a proud supporter of the Jamaica Moves campaign.  And at Reggae Marathon December 2, the Corporate Challenge winner will be crowned.  Here’s the l ...[Read More]

Rebels Spotted

Rebels Spotted

A few Rebels were spotted recently.  They seemed well behaved if a bit excited.  Enjoying themselves at their annual Pool Party and making the final arrangements for traveling to Negril late November for their umpteenth Reggae Marathon.  30+ Rebels will be making the trek…look out for them on the beach and on the road at Reggae Marathon 2017. Jerk Chicken was on the menu.  Salad and Rice and ...[Read More]

Stephanie Celebrates 30 in Negril

Stephanie Celebrates 30 in Negril

Stephanie Theis from Luxembourg celebrates turning 30 in Negril at Reggae Marathon this December.  Now that’s the way to celebrate a milestone birthday! I’m from Luxembourg, a very small country in the heart of Europe next to Germany, Belgium and France. I can speak English, French an German.  I’ve been running for two and a half years now. During this time I’ve run some ha ...[Read More]

Paul Runs Marathons

Paul Runs Marathons

Paul Josephson runs Marathons.  Lots of them.  It’s a fact…his email address says Paul runs marathons! Paul fell in love with Reggae Marathon years ago and this December 2 will be his 10th consecutive Reggae Marathon Experience! “I lived in a number of places before I turned eight years old — not a military family, but my father, a nuclear engineer at the dawn of the nuclea ...[Read More]

Runner Profile: Jewel, Kingston

Runner Profile:  Jewel, Kingston

Hailing from…Kingston, Jamaica, meet Jewel! Walker and runner, she had her first experience at Reggae Marathon in 2014, fell for it and is now a regular. “I’ve been runing and walking on and off for around 4 years. I got interested in running/walking because my sister runs and represents her workplace. I would walk/ jog for stress relief ever since I was an undergrad at UWI. I wa ...[Read More]

The Face of a True Champion

The Face of a True Champion

“Champion:  A person who has defeated or surpassed all rivals in competition”.  That’s the Oxford Dictionary definition but it only goes part of the way to describing the true Champion that is Usain Bolt. Like you I was glued to my Smartphone and TV last weekend for the World Championships in London.  I was online with Instagram, Twitter and Facebook while watching the live actio ...[Read More]

It’s In The Stars

It’s In The Stars

Negril on a clear night…all you can see are stars!  It must rub off on what our fans say about the Reggae Marathon Experience. If you’ve been to any running event you know the work it takes to take care of runners.  Reggae Marathon was started and is still guided by runners.  Those Jamdammers still run and race and they know the total runner experience is of absolute importance.  We ta ...[Read More]