Marathon races in Portugal

Racing in Portugal

Due to the year round wonderful weather of Portugal, there is a race to be found almost every weekend. Hundreds of marathons, half, and ultras are held throughout the year. Seemingly something for every running enthusiast from half marathons such as the Guimaras which runs through Portugals rich history, or the ultra marathon Madeira Island Ultra Trail, there are a vast number to choose from. Different terrains such as city running to trail blazing, excite runner’s enthusiasm and pushes them to the extremes. A countryside that is unique and expansive, there is no shortage of sights to see or scenery to take in. See Portugal as only runners can, on foot, making sure to enjoy the path less traveled. From beautiful waterways to city centers, your choices are endless and so are the courses.

Quick facts


Region: Europe
Capital: Lisbon
Population: 10.4 Million