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A Chance Encounter In Miami

A Chance Encounter In Miami

A chance encounter in Miami at the Miami Marathon Race Expo in 2015 led to us connecting with Jason Roering from Minnesota.  We’re super excited to meet Jason again this December in Negril when he makes the trek to run the Reggae Marathon 10K. Jason graciously shared his running story with us: I was born in Minnesota and like many children, loved to run. When I was older and in high school s ...[Read More]

1 Month To Reggae Marathon

1 Month To Reggae Marathon

1 month to Reggae Marathon.  4 Saturday’s to go!  Woo hoo! Before that is the Reggae Marathon Pasta Party, Friday December 1 starting at 5:30 pm at the Couples Swept Away Sporting Complex.  This is also the location where you can pick up your Race Packet.  Remember, there is no race registration or packet pickup on Saturday morning December 2 Race Day!  For other important information regard ...[Read More]

2017 T Shirts Sneak Peak

2017 T Shirts Sneak Peak

With just over a month to go to Reggae Marathon 2017 Dec 2, things are speeding up with preparations in Negril. In the photo above, those are some of the members of the Reggae Marathon Team at the 2017 Launch Press Conference Tuesday.  In making the announcement at a Media Launch on October 24 at the Alhambra Inn, Race Director, Alfred ‘Frano’ Francis noted that last year’s staging of the annual s ...[Read More]

Travel in style with JUTA Negril

Travel in style with JUTA Negril

Travel in style with JUTA Negril…from the airport in Montego Bay to Negril and around Negril for the Pasta Party Friday, December 1.  The special Reggae Marathon rates are listed below;  Click this link to make your reservation:  JUTA Negril Reggae Marathon 2017: Reggae Marathon participants airport transfer US$23.00 per person one way and US$46.00 per person round trip. Reggae Marathon pers ...[Read More]

Negril After Race Weekend

Negril After Race Weekend

After Reggae Marathon race weekend there are options:  Relax on the beach or take in a few sights.  Although located on the western tip of Jamaica, there are things to see and do that are within easy driving distance.  Your hotel Concierge or Front Desk is a good start…JUTA Negril is an excellent option for putting together day trips from Negril.  And what are some of those excursions: Are y ...[Read More]

3 Weeks to New York

3 Weeks to New York

It’s 3 weeks till we meet up in New York City for the TCS New York City Marathon.  Will we see you at the Race Expo? Every year Reggae Marathon travels to New York to spread the word, meet up with old friends and make new ones.  This year will be no different!  Reggae Marathon will be at the Race Expo from Thursday to Saturday at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Centre.  We’re looking fo ...[Read More]

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]

A Few Of Our Running Friends

A Few Of Our Running Friends

Over race weekend, we meet up with quite a few of our running friends.  French, Chinese, German, Japanese, Dutch, Polish…it can be quite fun listening in to these conversations at Packet Pickup, the Pasta Party and on the Beach after Reggae Marathon.  Wouldn’t have it any other way. A few of our running friends hail from the US and we run into you at many races from Miami to Chicago to ...[Read More]

Wild for the Run: Poland to Jamaica!

Wild for the Run:  Poland to Jamaica!

We get runners from all over the world passionate about Reggae Marathon.  And Sandra Gruszczyńska and Oswald Rodrigo Pereira from Poland, Wild for the Run, really are ‘wild for the running’. Here’s Sandra: “We are from Warsaw, Poland and have been running since 2012.  I started running first to keep my shape. Then I invited Oswald to take part with me in one city race and t ...[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]