City2Surf Race
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City2Surf Race

Difficulty: Intermediate Terrain: Pavement Length: 14k Flow: roads will shut down for this run, so no need to worry about crossing or stopping Scenery: Coastal/beach views, as well as city Bathrooms: porta potties are located throughout the race Drinking water: water and gatorade stations throughout the race Transit Access: Yes, can take the train or bus into the starting point in Central Sydney […]

Myrtle Beach Marathon and Half Marathon
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Myrtle Beach Marathon and Half Marathon

  20 years strong and located in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  A flat course with great support.  This scenic run occurs in March of each year on a Saturday.   Information from the website…. mbmarathon.com Half Marathon Date Saturday, March 3, 2018 for the Half Marathon Start time – 6:30am Start & Finish Locations The […]

Chiang Mai, Thailand, Chiang Mai Half Marathon (Marathon, 10k and 3k)
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Chiang Mai, Thailand, Chiang Mai Half Marathon (Marathon, 10k and 3k)

Not that exciting – but its always fun to run a race in new place. Difficulty: Easy Terrain:   road Length: 21.1km Flow: Not good. Narrow course, no corrals, traffic stops! Scenery: A little old city wall then nothing much! City. Safety Issues:  none Bathrooms: port-o-pottys near start Drinking water: yes Transit Access: n/a Parking: […]

Washington, DC – Army Ten Miler
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Washington, DC – Army Ten Miler

The Army Ten Miler is truly a one-of-a-kind experience.  It’s a huge race (35,000 strong in 2016) hosted by the Association of the United States Army. How many races feature an artillery blast to signal the start of the race, with a military helicopter hovering overhead?  The quick answer is not many. In addition to […]

Oliver, BC, Canada – Half Corked Marathon 2016
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Oliver, BC, Canada – Half Corked Marathon 2016

An 18km running and wine tasting event – unique and not to be missed! Difficulty: Easy Terrain:   wide variety: road, gravel path, sandy dirt in vineyards, some uneven and sloped ground Length: 18km Flow: a few roads to cross with the help of volunteers Scenery: wine country, vineyards, wineries Safety Issues:  poison ivy if […]

Atlanta, Georgia, USA Peachtree Road Race
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Atlanta, Georgia, USA Peachtree Road Race

A fun 10km race, currently the largest 10km running event in the world! Difficulty: Easy Terrain:   road Length: 10km Flow: Great Scenery: midtown Atlanta Safety Issues:  none Bathrooms: ample port-o-pottos Drinking water: yes Transit Access: yes Parking: not sure Night Access: n/a Special Features: Biggest 10km running event in the world! Nearby Attractions: Coca Cola Factory tour! […]

Venice, Florida St Patty’s Day 8K
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Venice, Florida St Patty’s Day 8K

Race: Venice St. Patty’s Day 8k Date: March 12, 2016 Sponsored by the YMCA of Venice. I have never before run an 8K and that was part of what made this race attractive. I would have a Personal Best and all I had to do was finish the race. Venice is a cute little city. Sarasota […]