From qualifying runs like the Boston Marathon to the New York City Marathon, which has the largest participation rates, there is no lack of iconic marathon
The Big Sur Marathon, in California, is considered one of the most scenic runs of any event in the world. Running along the coastline, you can see everything from the waves of the Pacific Ocean to the Redwoods.
Or, try your hand at the Rock n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon. It is the one time where what happens in Vegas, doesn’t have to stay in Vegas. You can announce your race times to anyone who will listen.
If you are looking for an exotic marathon getaway, the Honolulu Marathon is the one to choose. And, for the kid at heart, the Walt Disney World Marathon is a great destination not just for a marathon, but also to bring the entire family along to cheer you on.
If you are going to head out of town to run a marathon USA 2019, make sure to have things planned, pack appropriately, and take some time along the way to the finish line to smell the flowers. Check out the US marathon calendar and decide which to put marathon to put on yours!
There are over 1,000 marathons to choose from in the United States
There is a marathon being run in the United States every weekend of the year
If you are going to run a marathon, it will take anywhere from 12 to 24 weeks to train, depending on your current fitness level
You will almost assuredly get injured and have to take some time, but that won’t slow you down if you let your injury heal
The average runner completes a marathon in about four and a half hours
Sri Chinmoy Marathon AT ROCKLAND LAKE, Reviewed 24 August, 2018
My 13th marathon in 12 years, started marathons at age 50, (NYC, Phil, DC...) This year ran 3 marathons under 7 months and just completed Sri Chimnoy at Rockland. Very nice, special event for my ...
23 August, 2018
Running laps (9) is reminiscent of racing 2 miles on a 1/4 mile track,... back in the days when a 1/4 mile race was a challenge. Flat, nice mix of asphalt and some packed dirt if release needed. Pleanty of opportunity for water, bathroom and special food treats along the way. Caution or reminder is that this race is in August even though good mix of shade and open sun exposure.