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Chiquibul Challenge Marathon

Quick facts

Location Belize

Distance Marathon

Date 17 Mar 2019

About Chiquibul Challenge Marathon

The Chiquibul Challenge Marathon (CCM) is an annual fundraiser event supporting the wildlife and conservation work by Belize Wildlife & Referral Clinic (BWRC) and Friends for Conservation and Development (FCD). Held at Las Cuevas Research Station (LCRS) in the Chiquibul Forest Reserve, one of the world's most pristine and biodiverse locations. Run or walk and half or full marathon over logging roads in undulating terrain within the Chiquibul Forest Reserve. 

Breathtaking scenery combined with a friendly atmosphere makes this event magical. Expect humid, warm conditions. The event commences with a pre-race gathering Sat. the 16th at Hode's Place in San Ignacio. Registration includes transportation from Hode's Place to LCRS, camping and meals at LCRS, race entrance, and event swag. 

We have prizes for all categories! 

This event requires pre-registration and all attendees must be pre-registered with the event organizers. Email [email protected] for more info or to register. Local Belizeans can pay Heritage 4141053 and send proof of payment to [email protected] 


Full Marathon (International)

  • 42.195km

Half Marathon (International)

  • 21.098km

Full Marathon (Local)

  • 42.195km

Half Marathon (Local)

  • 21.098km



We offer pre-race and post race hospitality packages. Basic camping accommodations on the night of March 16th are included in your registration. 

After Race Services

Enjoy a couple days at the Beach with our Caye Caulker Hospitality and Hospitality Plus packages! 

Age Limit

12 and up

Aid Stations

We try to have at least 3 aid stations along the half-marathon, and 6 along the full. 

Award Medals


Equipment Storage


Maximum Time

6hrs for Half or Full Marathons.



Provided Photo Service



Good attitude, mental fitness. 

Race Kit Includes

Bib, t-shirt, power gels. 


Water, fresh fruit.


Expert timing using Webscorer. 





The race information has been found on the official website of the event or through publicly available sources. Always refer to the official website the latest race information. Please let us know if any data is wrong or missing, by emailing us.