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Running can change your life

Running can change your life

Running can change your life.  It certainly has done that for me!  Mentally I’m a stronger person experiencing the highs (Personal Bests) and the lows (injuries);  Physically…well let’s just note that my weight loss over 30 years of running resembles a roller coaster and that I’ve got a total ‘net weight loss’. Running has changed my life socially as well.  I ...[Read More]

2018 FAQs

2018 FAQs

We’ve still got some way to go to Reggae Marathon 2018.  For some of you, cold, winter running is still ahead;  For all of us summer running to look forward to.  As you think about and plan your trip to Negril for Reggae Marathon 2018 on Sunday, December 2 (New date), here are answers to some frequently asked questions: How do I register?  Secure online registration for all runners can be do ...[Read More]

Lasting Memories from Wild for the Run

Lasting Memories from Wild for the Run

Sandra and Oswald, also known as Wild for the Run, came to Jamaica for Reggae Marathon last December.  They also spent some time exploring Jamaica beyond Negril.  The result is this video that shows the slightly wilder side of the Jamaican Experience: They sure made some lasting memories that we never get tired of watching.  Here’s the link to the video: Jamaica Trip 2017 from wildfortherun ...[Read More]

Travel Packages for Reggae Marathon 2018

Travel Packages for Reggae Marathon 2018

Online registration for Reggae Marathon 2018 is now open.  Secure, convenient…Registering now is the best resolution to make and a great way to stay motivated!  Click this link to go directly to our Online Registration page:  2018 Reggae Marathon Registration. Now’s also the best time to plan your travel to Negril.  You’ll get the best of the hotels as they tend to book up early. ...[Read More]

More 2017 Runner Stories

More 2017 Runner Stories

Friendship, Achievement, Celebration…the Reggae Marathon Experience.  And in 2017, a number of your shared your runner stories.  Here are a few more from Sandra and Oswald, Paul and Paige, Tina and Don: Wild for the Run: Poland to Jamaica! Paul’s Second Life Love Running, Love Jamaica Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...[Read More]

A look back on 2017

A look back on 2017

It was an eventful year.  Here’s a look back on 2017 with just a few of the runners we met along the way: Kari-Ann Wanat, Martina Christian, Tracey Rouse and Jason Roering A Chance Encounter In Miami Meet Tracey Rouse, Runner! Martina Christian loves running Kari-Ann Wanat won the Lottery Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka Sugar ‘Tuff Gong’ Bong) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...[Read More]

Fun On Friday Night

Fun On Friday Night

Along with a few of my best friends, we had a lot of fun on Friday night before Reggae Marathon 2017.  There was food of course…the chefs and teams from a number of the Negril Resorts put out super tasty pasta dishes as usual.  There was music with the Silverbirds Steel Band Orchestra rocking out.  And there was the chance to catch up with friends…always the best part of the Reggae Mar ...[Read More]

Loved Every Minute Of It

Loved Every Minute Of It

I loved every minute of Reggae Marathon 2017…didn’t want it to ever end. Last week I had that dream, you know the one…you’re at Reggae Marathon on the beach enjoying yourself with your friends.  And then you wake up!  ‘Sad Face’.  Well, I’m happy to say it’s possible to put the ‘Happy Face’ back on about your Reggae Marathon Experience wi ...[Read More]

Experiencing Reggae Marathon 2017

Experiencing Reggae Marathon 2017

Quite a few folks could be found on the beach soaking up the sun while experiencing Reggae Marathon 2017 a few weeks ago.  With coconut in hand, a quick dip in the refreshing Caribbean…and of course a photo to capture the experience! Another near perfect day in Negril for Reggae Marathon 2017.  Brilliant sunrise, Bright sunshine, warm temperatures, easy run…what better way to celebrate ...[Read More]

Love Running, Love Jamaica

Love Running, Love Jamaica

Love running, love Jamaica…a match made in Negril! We met Tina Collin and Don Lovatt before the Pasta Party at Reggae Marathon 2017.  Both are from Sommerset, England and had made the trek to Negril for their first Reggae Marathon event.  What triggered the decision?  As Don put it, “Tina Loves Running, I love Jamaica…It’s the only way I’d ever run a marathon”.  ...[Read More]