August 2015: Marathons Calendar

01 Aug 2015 02:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Here is a selection of Marathons organized in August 2015 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.


Crater Lake Rim Runs Marathon
Credit : Jonathan Miske

USA – Oregon – Crater Lake

The marathon will take you along the rim of Majestic Crater Lake at altitudes ranging from 5,980 to 7,850 feet above sea level. Breathtaking views over the crater are guarantied!

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Lamington Eco Challenge Marathon
Credit : G’onya Adventures

Australia – Queensland – Lamington National Park

You’ll run on rough terrain in the Lamington National Park in South East Queensland. On the agenda, grassy paddocks, bush, rainforest trails.

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Kainach Bergmarathon
Credit : ORF Sport-Bild

Austria – Kainach

You’ll start in the village of Kainach, located 542 m above the sea. The course will take you through forests and pastures on a picturesque loop in the surrounding mountains, climbing as high as 1,800 m.

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EthioTrail Marathon
Ethiopian athletes in the race

Ethiopia – Abijatta-Shalla National Park – Ethiopian Rift Valleyjatta-Shalla National Park – Ethiopian Rift Valley

The race will take your around the Rift Valley lakes of the Abijatta-Shalla National Park. The course is hilly. You’ll have to run constantly from the lakeshores to the top of the surrounding volcanoes.

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TrailDoloMitica Eco-Marathon
Credit : Lorenzo de martin topranin

Italy – Veneto – Padola

The course will let you discover the unspoiled nature of the Dolomites around the village of Padola. This mountain run with 2,150 meters of elevation gain has to be completed before the 10 hours limit.

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All Marathons organized in August


A few interviews about races held during the month of August have already been published in this blog. Check them out.