1. THE FEATT OFTAT LIFETIME: TOP MARA HONS To ATTEND
WORLDWIDERace to the nishor to your next vacation!Get inspired to
sign up for a 26.2 mile conquest by coupli with a destination
you've been d g g ovisit. lHere w have listed some of the w
mostgprestigious marathons the ct an incre ' number of tourists.
Identify the marathon destination of your dreams,lace up your
running shoes,and start planning your greatest getaway.
2. 4liiiFTHE GREATEST MARATHONS TO ATTEND IN THE U. S.
3. l .7 _VVRacers:.on / lverrtgc The Next Race is
April24th,2016 i- '1'! " 31thAnniversaryA * * 5 Enjoy the views
from these scenic,3 coastal cliffs with the woodsy foreston one
side and the vast Pacic Ocean on the other. r: .. ,,, ,_l .
,,.utit: -.n' This course is very hilly so it's important to
incorporate some hill training in your preparation.
4. Racers:un Average27,000Boston MarathonThe Next Race is April
18th,2016120th Anniversary luv- Start your race in the rural area
rightoutside of Boston proper and run- This is the oldest marathon
in the U. S. through several quaint,New England _ _ - You have to
quality to be in this race by having run towns until you end up in
the centeranother qualier marathon in the past year and having
compieted that marathon in a certain amount of time (based on age
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-The Next Race is March 6th,201638th Anniversary Race through the
picturesque,rural Wine Country and take in the beauty of the
expansive vineyards. - This isa no headphone race. - This course
features a lot of downhill portions making it a great race for
6. g I}ti ,2 wtl I};ttlJg '33,?gigfeg:The Next Race is November
1st,2015 )Get the mmplete NYC mums you run through all ve boroughs
of, -gt,,-my.1 g / / V/ ///0 / // '///y, /' / / / Ithis
impressively large city. - This race is known for having a large
number of celebrity participants.Past celebrity racers included
Pamela Anderson,Katie Holmes,Teri Hatcher,Mario Lopez,and Ryan
Reyno| dsto namea few.
7. I/ /. lTHE GREATESTMARATHONS TO ATTEND INTERNATIONALLY
8. ,_. ..Racers:,on Average The Next Race is November 8th,2015
J Athens Classic MarathonNotes: Experience running in one the _-
The legend states that this marathon was first run 5 in 490 B. (.
by an Athenian messenger who wasl L,H.I 119th Anniversary )mm as ou
run bween Gre'e(e, Sbringing news ofGreek victory against the 3 g
.5 I Y _ ._ _ Persian Army.The messengeristhought to have
incredibly historic Cltles.run from a village called,Marathon,all
the way to' . ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
... ... ... ... ... ... .. . - Athensgiving us ourmodern-day
marathon /. route forthisrace.Ll This was the same course used in
the 2004 $1.4. .. Olympics.-g V - The entire race is run on
asphalt.l t Y
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The Next Race is Apri|3rd,2016 )40th Anniversary )LGet up-close and
personal with landmarks such as the Arc de Triomphe,the Place de la
Concorde, 5- 35% of the racers are internationalthe Louvre,the Rue
de Rivoli,and the Place de la Basti| |ealso get a glimpse of the
Eiffel Tower andNotre Dame.": _. ,tI! lA"t'-i_. ?_3 L o This is one
of the largest and most prestigiousraces in the world. (non-French
10. . _ ii i _ _0This extravagant course offers views.n,1 My 1
.tr - H .The N9) R3?*5 AP? 14":115)of classic London sights such
asmini:sndeays b: :tet'I: errw: el? >:h: rp; a(: ysyt: :o$eS um
AnniversaryGreenwich Park,Big Ben,the Towerenter this race.Other
bailot entries include:of London,the London Eye_ the(hanty
entry.Overseas entry,Good for AgeRive Thames,the
1-owermdgelentry,Bnush Athletrcs (lub entry, and Buckingham Palace.
Championship entry,Wheeichair entry.and Deferred entry (for illness
or injury). - Over 200,000 people apply for entry in a given
11. Racers: on Average2,500Great Wall MarathonThe Next Race is
May 21st,2016 17th Anniversary Take in the gorgeous,hilly viewsfrom
the top of the Great Wall,aswell as the quaint,nontouristy
experiences running through the valleys and villages of
thesurrounding area. - Because of the aggressiv and downs of this
course,this rate can up to 50% longer to complete than your average
marathon (there is an 8-hour time limit). - This is one of the most
challenging marathons in the world. 0 To enter the race as an
international -(hinese resident),you must purchase a oliday package
(6 or 7 day itinerary).