The race course was designed to showcase many of the focal points of this amazing destination including quaint and scenic downtown Nassau with it’s historic buildings, the glitz and glamour of Paradise Island, the business districts, exciting Cable Beach and the life of the residents hugging the northern shore of the Island.

The marathon starts at Junkanoo Beach (west of downtown Nassau) heading east through downtown Nassau over the western Paradise Island bridge and immediately returning over the eastern Paradise Island bridge. Route continues east to Montagu Beach with a westward turn onto Shirley Street all the way to Cumberland Street north. At Bay Street, the course continues to the west, hugging the northern shores of Cable Beach, Delaporte and West Bay Street with the turnaround ¼-mile west of Compass Point returning to the most eastern entrance to Arawak Cay for an oceanfront finish.

January 16, 2021 - January 17, 2021
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https://www.marathonbahamas.com/
Pamela Richardson
The number for participants for the whole event is capped to 2000.
Five Island Challenge

Races

Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure®5k
January 16, 2021 (Saturday)
Running
42.195 kilometers
Road Island Boston Marathon qualifier Solo Women only Charity/Fund raising
Anywhere Virtual Race
The number for participants for the race is capped to 500.
Marathon Bahamas Relay
January 17, 2021 (Sunday)
Cut off: 06:00 hours
Running
42.195 kilometers
Road Out & back Flat Island Boston Marathon qualifier Relay Charity/Fund raising
Anywhere Virtual Race
23 Aid Stations
The number for participants for the race is capped to 500.
Marathon Bahamas
January 17, 2021 (Sunday)
Cut off: 06:00 hours
Running
42.195 kilometers
Road Out & back Flat Island Boston Marathon qualifier Solo Charity/Fund raising

Our Marathon features 26.2 miles of history, beauty, scenery and loaded with miles of ocean views. The fast, flat course (except for two bridges at mile 2) is ideal for those looking to achieve Boston qualifying times. If you’re searching for the ideal international winter running event with close proximity to the US, an ocean front start and finish, affordable accommodations and an incredible family vacation destination, Marathon Bahamas is for you!

Anywhere Virtual Race
23 Aid Stations
The number for participants for the race is capped to 500.
Marathon Bahamas Half Marathon
January 17, 2021 (Sunday)
Cut off: 06:00 hours
Running
21.097 kilometers
Road Flat Island Solo Charity/Fund raising

The Half Marathon has quickly risen in popularity over the past few years. The flat course (with the exception of two bridges at mile 2) is ideal for all types of runners. Many participants have achieved their PRs at this event. For those beginning a new way of life in Health & Fitness, this is the perfect picturesque course for you to enjoy your run. This event is Walker Friendly. If you’re from out of town and searching for that Ideal Family Winter Destination running event, Marathon Bahamas’ Half Marathon is for you!

Anywhere Virtual Race
10 Aid Stations
The number for participants for the race is capped to 1500.

Weather

Jan 17 2021 : Light rain in the morning.
19.9°C - 23.5°C (67.8°F - 74.3°F)

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The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2021-01-05

News

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Results: Desjardins, Volpi claim victories in the Bahamas

Marathon results Amos Desjardins (2:56:32) outpaced roughly 130 runners along the oceanfront to win the Marathon Bahamas in Nassau. Adrien Sarasso secured second with a time of 3:00:54. Last year’s winner Justin Gillette (3:04:28) rounded out the top three. #poweredbygochews propelled me to first in the amazing MarathonBahamas</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/mommemeals">mommemeals #vegan #runchat #vegrunchat pic.twitter.com/LnRrMWvVJG — Amos Desjardins (@RunOnVeggies) January 17, 2016
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| 22 Jan 2016 14:03
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9 questions to discover a marathon : Marathon Bahamas

Franklyn Wilson,CMG is chairman of Sunshine Insurance, the lead sponsor of Marathon Bahamas. Hello, on February 14th 2010, you’ll be organizing the Marathon Bahamas . Can you tell us where it is located? Marathon Bahamas will be located on the beautiful bahamian island of new providence. How old is the race and why was it created in the first place? This
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Jean-Loup Fenaux | 27 Dec 2009 17:34

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