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Morocco Marathons - A Great Destination Marathon!

Morocco Marathons - A Great Destination Marathon!

Morocco is a lesser known country that is located in North Africa. It borders the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, and it has cultural influences from Europe, Arabia, and Berber abound. Most of the architecture is both primitive and medieval, which makes it a tourist's dream! The capital of Morocco is Rabat, and the Rabat's Kabash of the Udayas, a royal fort from the 12th-century, overlooks the waters surrounding the city. There are three spoken languages in Morocco, Moroccan Arabic, Ha ... Continue Reading

Marathon International de Casablanca

Morocco, Casablanca 04 October, 2020

Marathon International de Rabat

Morocco, Rabat 19 April, 2020

Agadir Marathon Vert

Morocco, Agadir 22 December, 2020

Tanger Marathon

Morocco, Tangier 10 November, 2019

Ultra Trail Chaouen - Marocco

Morocco, Chefchaouen 21 April, 2019


Morocco, Fès 12 January, 2020
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International Marathon of Marrakech

Morocco, Marrakesh 31 January, 2021

Things To Think About


Public transportation is not really accessible, so map your stay before you go so you know where you are going!


What do you want to see while visiting? Schedule enough time to see it all!


If the event that you want to participate in has a limit, consider registering ahead of time


Although Morocco is relatively safe, driving can be a hazardous. So be extra careful when behind the wheel!


Training for a desert marathon can be grueling, give yourself enough additional time for the challenge

Morocco Marathon 2020 Events - Which One Will Inspire You?

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 2020 events. Don't let another year pass by. Make 2020 your year to compete!

Le trail de la Palemeraie

Morocco, Amizmiz 05 December, 2020

Good to Know


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

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