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RACE START: Dec 2 2018, 5:15 AM

5 Months to Reggae Marathon

5 Months to Reggae Marathon

It’s 5 months to Reggae Marathon, Sunday, December 2, 2018.  5 months!  The time has flown by.  Soon it will be time to pack the bags and make the trek to Negril.  We can guarantee white sandy beaches, warm temperatures, good food, great people and an excellent time!  There are some important dates to keep in mind as you look ahead…take a look at this video for the details: Until next ...[Read More]

The Dream is Real

The Dream is Real

“I’m really here…the dream is real” is a common refrain at Reggae Marathon each year.  For some it takes a couple of years for the dream to come true…others only a matter of months.  Behind the dream is often a highly personal goal for some and a bucket list Experience for others.  No matter, the dream is real when Race Director Frano sends us off at 5:15 am from Long ...[Read More]

Deb’s 50th

Deb’s 50th

Deb Thomas will be back in Negril December 2 for Reggae Marathon.  And this year it’s Deb’s 50th birthday and she plans to celebrate in style: I was born in Jamaica, grew up in Upstate New York but now call Cambridge, Massachusetts my home.   I’ve been running since I was a senior in High School. I really wasn’t serious or passionate about running until my freshman year in ...[Read More]

Runner Roll Call

Runner Roll Call

OK, time for runner roll call.  Checking in with the running groups we know of so far who are running in Reggae Marathon this Sunday, December 2: These are just a few of the 500+ Reggae Runnerz from the US, , post-race.  Yes, running gear and all, a dash into the Caribbean at Long Bay Beach Park.  Lisa Laws is the ringleader…she’s already been in Negril checking things out for 2018. Of ...[Read More]