Race Information

Getting to Negril

Getting to Negril

Getting to Negril can be as easy as sending an email to one of our Travel Package Partners and letting them do the rest.  Or you can do-it-yourself.  Either way, we have a lot of resources on our website to help you plan your trip. Negril is on the very western tip of the island of Jamaica.  It’s a ‘Road Trip’ for everyone.  Jamaicans travel via either of two routes:  Up to the N ...[Read More]

7 Months to Reggae Marathon

7 Months to Reggae Marathon

It’s now just over 7 months to Reggae Marathon 2018.  Remember the new date:  Sunday, December 2 at 5:15 am at Long Bay Beach Park. The Reggae Marathon 2018 Race Weekend begins on Friday, November 30 and runs until about 12 noon on Sunday, December 2: Friday, November 30:  Race Registration and Packet Pickup at the Couples Swept Away Sporting Complex Saturday, December 1:  Onsite Race Regist ...[Read More]

Nov 30 to Dec 2, 2018 – Race Weekend

Nov 30 to Dec 2, 2018 – Race Weekend

Race weekend for Reggae Marathon 2018 is Friday, November 30 to Sunday, December 2 in Negril, Jamaica.  With the change in race day to Sunday, December 2 this year, everything shifts by one day.  For all the details on the 2 locations in Negril for Reggae Marathon, Early Bird Registration, Pasta Party and race day temperature, check out this video: Until next time… Reggae Marathon RunninGuy (aka S ...[Read More]

The Party Starts at 5:30 pm

The Party Starts at 5:30 pm

The Reggae Marathon Pasta Party starts at 5:30 pm at the Couples Swept Away Sporting Complex in Negril.  Don’t be late! Because Reggae Marathon 2018 runs on Sunday, December 2, a change from previous years, the World’s Best Pasta Party happens on Saturday night December 1.  But with the date change, one thing remains the same:  A great opportunity to carbo load while catching up with f ...[Read More]

A Lap Around

A Lap Around

Let’s take a lap around Reggae Marathon. A lap around Reggae Marathon means you’ve run 13.1 km’s, the Half Marathon.  For the 10 K you make the turn to the finish just past the 6 mile mark;  For the Full Marathon, you run the closed road course twice.  One big thing to keep in mind:  Reggae Marathon is marked in Miles:  There is a mile marker at each mile along with aid stations ...[Read More]

8 months to Reggae Marathon

8 months to Reggae Marathon

Just 8 months to Reggae Marathon!   I’m dreaming about Negril now…and great dreams they are: Hot, sunny beach bumming!  I’m an expert at this, “Red Stripe please”.  Lots of sunscreen though…have to practice safe tanning Nice early morning runs along the beach before and after Reggae Marathon…barefoot and splashing in the surf Running into the Caribbean aft ...[Read More]

10 Months to Reggae Marathon

10 Months to Reggae Marathon

10 months to Reggae Marathon.  Yes, it’s just 10 months until we meet up in Negril on Sunday, December 2 for Reggae Marathon 2018.  We still have a little winter to deal with but then when Spring arrives it’s off with the cold weather gear to enjoy running in warmer temperatures.  With full summer weather after that, we look forward to hot, sunny running…a preamble of what’ ...[Read More]

Where’s the Bag Check

Where’s the Bag Check

Where’s the bag check?  Can I pick up my race kit race day?  These are just some of the frequently asked questions we answer in the video below.  As we get closer to race day, December 2, 2018, check in with us for further updates: If you have a specific question, Message us directly on our Facebook Page.  And remember to check out our FAQ page on our website:  Reggae Marathon FAQs. Until ne ...[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]

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]