The Perfect Marathon Asia Event Is Waiting For You…What Are You Waiting For?

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The Perfect Marathon Asia Event Is Waiting For You…What Are You Waiting For?

Asia is quite arguably one of the most exotic and vast lands imaginable. Historic architecture and traditional rituals abound, some parts of Asia have completely escaped the modernity that has swept other countries worldwide.

If you are looking for the perfect marathon destination to try your hand at, then there are an abundance of spectacular marathon Asia events to choose from. Whether you are a novice runner or a seasoned professional, the sites and sounds of Asian cities are something that will excite your senses, and the competition is nothing to underestimate.

Asia is full of vast land and amazing scenery. Sprawling green hills surround historical treasures and quaint villages virtually untouched by commercialism. Running enthusiasts from all across the globe flock to Asia to run the countryside and to uncover unchartered territories that can only be seen on foot.

Runners from all skill levels can find a flat fast course or a hilly terrain to conquer. Be assured that whatever it is that entices your athletic senses can be fulfilled by finding a marathon Asia event to participate in.


Flat and fast or trailblazing marathon Asia 2018 event, which one is calling you?

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 2018 event. Chose the one that will get you inspired, pre-register, strap those shoes on, and get training today!

Register now! Halong Bay Heritage Marathon - November 25, 2018

Halong Bay Heritage Marathon - November 25, 2018

Vietnam, Thành phố Hạ Long

25 Nov, 2018

Register now! Coca-Cola Yerevan Marathon

Coca-Cola Yerevan Marathon

Armenia, Yerevan

21 Oct, 2018


Good to Know

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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

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Specific vaccinations are required to travel to Asia, consult with your physician to have your shots up to date

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Asia is seeping in tradition, know the basics of etiquette, so you don’t end up offending those who welcome you

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There is no traffic pattern, so be prepared to see people driving on both sides of the streets

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Be mindful of the local tap water. It can make you sick, so beware of even those foods that have been rinsed in it


Things To Think About

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The weather in Asia can be grueling during specific times of the year. Know what the weather is likely to be when you are running, so you can train and dress appropriately

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Where do you want to stay? Make sure that you are making accommodations through reputable sites for travel

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Are there participation limits for your chosen marathon? If so, pre-registration is certainly recommended

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Don’t underestimate how the difference in altitude or temperature will affect your running. Read up and train to make it to the finish line

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How much time do you need to be marathon-ready? Don’t rush yourself and end up hugely disappointed


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