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REGISTRATION RUSH FOR 2016 EGGAE MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & 10K

Up to August 3, 2016 registration for the 16th staging of Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K was 33% higher than last year at this time.  Among them are athletes from over 20 countries and 15 states within the USA. The early bird entry fee closed on July 31, 2016.  However, there is another opportunity for participants to cash in on a special discount if they pay up between August 1 and Nove ...[Read More]

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR 2016 REGGAE MARATHON, HALF-MARATHON &10K

Registration is now open for 2016 Reggae Marathon, Half-Marathon & 10K  event in Negril.   Alfred ‘Frano’ Francis, Race Director for Reggae Marathon, Half-Marathon & 10K said his organisation began accepting on-line registration from both local and international participants as of  Friday, January 1, 2016.   He said this year’s event will be under the theme “Sweet Sixteen” to mark the ...[Read More]

2015 REGGAE MARATHON, HALF MARATHON AND 10K, MOST SUCCESSFUL IN 15 YEARS

8 December 2015: With the highest ever number of registered participants and over 2,000 finishers, the 15th staging of Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K event held in Negril last weekend, was the most successful to-date.   Nearly 1,400 overseas runners and about 990 locals participated in the event.   No Jamaican broke any of the course records, but Jamaicans took home trophies fo ...[Read More]

US-BASED RUNNERS DONATE TO SCHOOLS IN NEGRIL DURING REGGAE MARATHON, HALF MARATHON AND 10K, DECEMBER 3-5

When the 433 runners and 100 cheerleaders of the US-based Reggae Runnerz group arrive in Jamaica for the Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K, they will be bringing shoes for the football team and gears for the netball team at the Negril All Age School. They will also be conducting development seminars for students at the Hanover Educational Institute, as well as donating funds to the Green Isla ...[Read More]

REGGAE MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & 10K DONATES UNUSUED BANNERS AND BUNTINGS TO THE JPS BANNA BAGS RECYCLING PROJECT

Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K has donated all old banners from its December, 2014 event and previous stagings to the JPS Banna Bags project for the creation of school bags for children in need.   The Banna Bags Project is a social outreach programme by JPS to convert unused corporate vinyl banners into attractive, sturdy and waterproof bags as an alternative to traditional expensiv ...[Read More]

Sweet Reggae music and fun galore at Reggae Marathon, December 3-5

  Enjoy the finest in Reggae music at Reggae Marathon in Negril, during the weekend of December 3-5.  The over 2,500 runners expected will pick up their packages at Couples Swept Away Sports Complex on Thursday, December 3 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Then on Friday, December 4, Registration and Runner Packet Collection continues from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. That day the JHTA’s ‘Wo ...[Read More]

REGISTRATION FOR REGGAE MARATHON, HALF MARATHON & 10K ALREADY UP BY 28 PER CENT COMPARED TO LAST YEAR

Just over three months since registration opened for the 15th staging of Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K on December 3 to 5 in Negril, there has been a 28 per cent increase in the number of persons registered compared to this time last year. A maximum of 3,000 participants can be accommodated, under the rules of IAAF. “I am really heartened by the great buzz locally and internationally ar ...[Read More]

RECORD NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS FROM OVER 35 COUNTRIES EXPECTED FOR REGGAE MARATHON, DEC 3 TO 5

A record number of local and international runners from over 35 countries across the globe are expected to participate in the 15th Anniversary and celebratory  staging of Reggae Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10K event set for December 3 to 5, 2015 in Negril.  Among the first-time countries registered to participate are: Saudia Arabia and Suriname.   The largest group which has already registere ...[Read More]

USA DELEGATION OF RUNNERS LEADS ENTRIES FROM 35 COUNTRIES TO REGGAE MARATHON IN NEGRIL, DECEMBER

As of Friday, November 27 the USA was leading in the number of entries to this year’s Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K, set for Saturday, December 5 in Negril. At second place is Jamaica, while Canada is third.   As in 2014, over 35 countries are expected to send representatives to the event, with Saudia Arabia and Hungary entering for the first time in this the 15th anniversary year. & ...[Read More]

PARTICIPANTS IN BURGER KING REGGAE MARATHON GRAND PRIX STAND TO WIN NEARLY $1M

The Burger King Reggae Marathon Grand Prix 2-race qualifier begins this Sunday, October 25 with runners vying for over $800,000 in cash prizes and the opportunity to compete in the Reggae Marathon event set for December 3 to 5, 2015 in Negril.   The race on Sunday will be held at Burger King in Mandeville, while the second is set for Sunday, November 8 at the Burger King location in Portmore. ...[Read More]