December 2010 Marathons Calendar

01 Dec 2010 10:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Bergen Maratonkarusellen no5 – Marathon
Skyline - Bergen, Norway winter
Credit : Jim Trodel

Norway – Saturday December 4th
Bergen hosts no less than 5 marathons every year! I don’t know any other city hosting more marathons. The december race is the 5th and last one of the year.
Thanks to the Gulf Stream, the city is one of the coolest in Norway.
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Marathon of the Palm Beaches
Palm Beach Fountain Park
Credit : Milan Boers

US – Sunday December 5th
The marathon offers a great tour of Palm Beach tree-line avenues and scenic waterfront views. Run while the sun rises and enjoy the flat and fast course. The race may be a good pick for a first marathon.
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Naha Marathon
2007 Naha Marathon
Credit : Masao

Japan – Sunday December 5th
Discover the tropical Japan and run Honolulu’s sister city marathon. Join more than 20,000 fellow runners on the island of Okinawa.
In December, low temperatures don’t go below 60°F (16°C).
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Pisa Marathon
leaning tower of Pisa
Credit : M4vin

Italy – Sunday December 19th
There is more to Pisa than the world famous leaning tower. You will discover it, running this popular marathon that goes from the city of Ponedera, right to the center of Pisa. About 10 000 runners will follow your steps in the Tuscan city.

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Chiang Mai Marathon
Royal Flora Expo
Credit : Binder.donedat

Thailand – Sunday December 26th
This post Christmas race is organized in Northern Thailand, in the second largest city of the country.
The course is urban and takes advantage of the old city and Royal Flora Expo.
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Check all marathons organized in December