December 5, 2021
Registration is NOW OPEN

The Race

The Marathon, Half Marathon and 10K start at Long Bay Beach Park situated along Negril’s famed 7-mile white sand beach. The course loops into the town of Negril then heads north towards the town of Green Island. The mostly flat course is an IAAF certified marathon, half-marathon & 10K course.

Date Location
December 5, 2021 Negril, Jamaica


Minimum age: 18 years old

On/before July 31 On/after August 1 On/after December 1
Intl. US$110 US$120 US$140
Local JMD$6000 JMD$7000 JMD$9000


Minimum age: 14 years old

On/before July 31 On/after August 1 On/after December 1
Intl. US$105 US$115 US$130
Local JMD$5000 JMD$6000 JMD$8000


Minimum age: 10 years old

On/before July 31 On/after August 1 On/after December 1
Intl. US$75 US$85 US$100
Local JMD$4000 JMD$5000 JMD$7000
  • Male record holder: Pamenos Ballentyne, St. Vincent, 2001 – 2:21:05
  • Female record holder: Ramilia Burangulova, Russia, 2001 – 2:42:25
  • Male record holder: Moses Macharia, Kenya, 2001 – 1:08:32
  • Female record holder: Jackline Toror, Kenya, 2001 – 1:16:12
  • Male record holder: Shawn Pitter, Jamaica, 2012 – 29:55
  • Female record holder: Carrie Tollefson, USA, 2011 – 36:17

blog updates

What’s Your Favorite Distance?

We all have a favorite race distance to run. And it’s different for each person. And with each distance that you run, you have different levels of training that is involved. For marathoners, the training that is involved is longer in both duration and in miles that you will run. I have had periods in […]

Less than Six Months…

Til the Reggae Marathon. Can you tell that we’re excited to see everyone in December? If you haven’t done so, be sure to register for the race. Remember, you have both an in person option and a virtual option as well. The virtual option also includes a 5k race too. The link for registration can […]

Ice Baths, Misting Tents, and Massages on the Beach

When you get to the finish line of the Reggae Marathon, you get to choose how you want to recover. First of course, you’ll get your medal. Shortly after you get your medal, you’ll walk into the finish line festival area. That festival area extends all the way to the Caribbean Sea where it’s as […]