Runners looking for a spiritual renewal will find what they are looking for in the Bhutan International Marathon. Athletes come from all across the globe to run in this unique event that has participants traveling through monasteries, the rainforest, the Khamsum Vulley Temple and small villages, only to end at the Punakha Dzong.
The zen journey has enough religious communal to take your mind off of the punishing 26.2 mile/42.2 kilometer trek. Night owl runners will find their nirvana at the Sundown Marathon Singapore. Right before sundown, runners begin to race about the F1 pit at Marina Bay Sands all under bring lights and accompanied by 30,000 instant friends.
One of the most scenic, and hailed as the most challenging marathons, is located in China. The Great Wall Marathon courses though Yin and Yang Square located in the Hyangyaguan fortress, across the Great Wall, and even passing through small villages to get a glimpse into a rare and ancient way of life.
For the thrill seeker, the Everest Marathon has been voted the most adventurous and highest marathon in the world. The historic route starts to Mt. Everest Base camp, and although being mostly downhill, there is no smooth sailing to this challenging feat.
No matter what your running style, skill level, or desire is for running a marathon, you can find exactly the right fit at a marathon Asia 2019 event. Chose the one that will get you inspired, pre-register, strap those shoes on, and get training today!
Be mindful of the local tap water. It can make you sick, so beware of even those foods that have been rinsed in it
To travel to most parts of Asia, you will need the proper documentation. Have everything in order well ahead of time, so that you aren’t scrambling last minute to make your event
Specific vaccinations are required to travel to Asia, consult with your physician to have your shots up to date
There is no traffic pattern, so be prepared to see people driving on both sides of the streets
Asia is seeping in tradition, know the basics of etiquette, so you don’t end up offending those who welcome you
MANULIFE DANANG INternational Marathon, Reviewed 02 June, 2019
The route was amazing, along the river then sea. It's a bit hot, but water stations are close. It was well organized. Everything was in row. Runners just go and run and enjoy it. I registered to back ...
11 August, 2018
It is a bit boring since the route of FM is twice of HM.
Penang Bridge International Marathon, Reviewed 28 December, 2018
This is also my favorite race event. I love the city of penang. The city has a mixed heritage of malay, chinese, arabian, and western. Talking about the racw, there will be no trail or off-road, it is...
24 November, 2018
You will running on the toll road of penang bridge, be aware of the cold and windy weather. Wear your running clothes appropriately, since it is still a raining season.
MANULIFE DANANG INternational Marathon, Reviewed 17 December, 2018
I joined the 2018 Marathon here. I'm from Danang but I've never noticed that my city is that beautiful. It gives me another way of looking at Danang. The race is also really well-organized. I've made ...
11 August, 2018
The distance is really suitable for a new runner slike me. I've learned a lot from it.
Taipei International Marathon, Reviewed 03 December, 2018
The competition traffic management on point! ! Supplies provide sundry ,such as soda,ice water,cookie,chocolate,fruit ... and organizer can invite the Kenya runner to race this marathon, and many int...
17 December, 2011
It can run the street, highway,riverside park, and all flat .