For the road-ready marathoner looking for a fast and flat race, the International Marathon of Marrakech is a perfect marathon destination run! It is held in the city of Marrakesh, Morocco every January. Over 8,000 participants circle the city running in one of Morocco's most prestigious events.
If you are looking for a unique run through the desert, then the Sahara Marathon is a perfect fit. The event is organized by the Secretary of State for Sport, and the proceeds go to benefit humanitarian efforts of local children and families.
Another marathon that takes place in the Sahara Desert ,that is world famous and has a significant following, is the Marathon Des Sables. The Sahara is like no where else on earth. Participants get a glimpse of the most unique sights rarely seen by the human eye. If the marathon is not challenge enough, the desert conditions will be. That is why the Marathon Des Sables continues to be a marathon bucket list event.
Whatever it is that inspires you to run a marathon, it can be found running one of the many Morocco marathon 2021 events. Don't let another year pass by. Make 2021 your year to compete!
When driving in Morocco, they drive on the right side of the road and seat belts are mandatory
The best time to travel to Morocco is during the spring
The official currency of Morocco is the Moroccan dirham
Many vaccines are recommended when traveling to Morocco so make sure your shots are up to date!
To travel to Morocco you must have a passport that is valid for six months following entry-date