RACE START: Dec 2 2018, 5:15 AM

New York City runners in record numbers at 10th anniversary Reggae Marathon

Calling all UK runners!  And from Canada as well.  It looks like there will be a record number of runners from New York at our event in Negril on December 4.  Don’t miss the party!  Diane, Gina and the Reggae Marathon team had a very busy week at the ING New York Marathon Expo.  Runners who visited the Reggae Marathon booth had the chance to win free race registration and hotel.  And Puma Ra ...[Read More]

Reggae Marathon at the ING New York Marathon

Less than 30 days away now!  I can hardly wait.  I’m breaking in a couple pairs of new shoes over the next couple of weeks and am  racing for the first time in a pair of minimalist flats.  I am looking forward to meeting all of you at the Reggae Marathon Expo and especially at the Pasta Party Friday night. In the meantime, I’ll have to live vicariously through the Reggae Marathon team ...[Read More]

Reggae Marathon at the ING New York City Marathon

I wish I could be at be at the ING New York City Marathon Expo with the Reggae Marathon  gang this week.  Unfortunately a little thing called ‘work’ kept me away. I’ll just have to live vicariously through updates from Diane and the Reggae Marathon team.  Stop by the booth and say hi.  And tell them what you think of the new Reggae Marathon medals…I love the new design! Make sure you stop by ...[Read More]

Staying cool and hydrated at the Reggae Marathon

One of the biggest challenges running any marathon is to stay properly hydrated.  If you’re coming from the cooler climates of the northern USA, the UK or Europe, hydration is even more important.  I had the same concern last year before I ran my first Reggae Marathon and even though I read about the bagged water and Gatorade, I still over prepared.  Yes that’s me in the picture below ...[Read More]