December 3, 2023
Register for the Half Marathon
& 10K Races
Early Bird Rates close July 31

The Race

The 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 3, 2023 Negril, Jamaica


Minimum age: 14 years old

On/before July 31 On/after August 1 On/after December 2
Intl. US$115 US$125 US$140
Local JMD$7000 JMD$8000 JMD$10000


Minimum age: 10 years old

On/before July 31 On/after August 1 On/after December 2
Intl. US$85 US$95 US$110
Local JMD$6000 JMD$7000 JMD$9000
  • 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

The Costume Contest is Back!

Last year, the Reggae Marathon debuted a costume contest and it is back again. The winner will receive a complimentary entry to the 2024 Reggae Marathon. So if you want you want to dress like a unicorn, do it! Feel like dressing head to toe in the colors representing your home country while carrying the […]

A Little Piece of Paradise

It’s been said many times before that one of the highlights of the Reggae Marathon is ending at Long Bay Beach Park on Seven Mile Beach. But when you are in Negril, be sure to enjoy your time on the beach. If you are inclined, go for a run on the beach. Feel the sand […]

A Race for Runners from around the World

The Reggae Marathon is a race the runners from all around the world. Runners from Asia, Europe and South America make the way to Negril each December to take place in a race that is like no other. So don’t be surprised if you hear someone speaking German, a runner from Japan running with their […]