Santarém - State of Pará, Brazil
Amazon Jungle, State of Amazonas, Brazil
Runners may get rare views into the jungle's wildlife.The race provides great intimacy with nature.
This stunning region offers some wonderful opportunities for eco tourism both for competitors before or after the race and for your companions who can book one of our companion packages while you run.
Our marathon runners will be introduced to the beauty of the Tapajos National Forest in the days prior their race as they will combine acclimatization hikes and runs with the opportunity to explore the primary jungle, visit the local indigenous villages and experience the wonders of this region first hand.
Taste exotic fresh fruit juices, try acai for the first time and eat some of the delicious fresh fish caught from the Tapajos.
The region offers a huge diversity of flora and fauna- including around 200 species of mammal and 600 species of birds.
Flora includes more than 400 species of trees, many of them with medicinal properties, the famous brazil nut, and the rubber tree that is so embedded in the history of the region.
The course, which includes swamps, river crossings, steep climbs and descents, village trails and fluvial beaches, combined with humidity and scorching temperatures makes it a daunting and exciting race, but well within the realms of any competitor who has a strong mental mindset.
The race offers 3 distances: a marathon distance of 42km, a 4 stages 127km distance and a 6 stages 254km distance.
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.