December 5, 2021
Reggae Marathon Goes Virtual
November 13-December 5, 2021

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

Calling All Reggae Runnerz

Calling Team Reggae Runnerz interested in a fine dining experience in Negril ! Enjoy 10% off Dinner at Rondel Restaurant – one of Negril’s fine dining locations along the 7 mile beach. They offer authentic Caribbean Cuisine in a casual but elegant setting with a spectacular seaside view. Open daily from 7:00am to 8:30pm   Please […]

It’s Virtual Marathon Time

It has started. Our runners have started their virtual race. If you have completed your virtual race, we want to see your race photos. Feel free to share with the rest of the Reggae Marathon runners your pictures with us by using the hashtag #reggaemarathon2021. Last year it was great when we had so many […]

Nutrition for a Virtual Race

Preparing for a virtual race is a lot different than doing a race in person. This is particularly true if you are doing a longer distance such as a half marathon or a marathon. Knowing how you are going to hydrate is most important. Even if you live in a cooler environment, it is still […]