December 2013 : Marathons Calendar

01 Dec 2013 02:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Calendar

Here is a selection of Marathons organized in December 2013 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Marathons selection

Maratón Powerade Monterrey
Credit : Jorge Figueroa

Mexico – Sunday December 8, 2013
Located in the North East of Mexico, Monterrey holds the country’s third largest marathon. The race starts in Parque Fundidora, a surprising public park set inside a former foundry.
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Bengaluru International Midnight Marathon
Credit : Melanie M

India – Saturday December 14, 2013 – 23:59
The race is run on a loop (the marathon runners will have to run 10 times), in the heart of Bangalore’s renowned IT section. Being run at midnight, if offers cool temperature and great fun with live music and gleaming lights.
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Ålesund Nyttårsmaraton
Credit : Clemensfranz

Norway – Saturday December 28, 2013
There are two marathons in Ålesund following the same route, but two radically different weather conditions since one is run in spring and this one in December. Will you try both?
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Carlsbad Marathon
Credit : Chris Hunkeler

USA – California – Sunday January 19, 2014 – 06:00
Starting and finishing at Westfield Plaza Camino Real in Carlsbad, the rolling course of the marathon is mostly run along the Pacific Ocean.
Did you need an excuse to visit Legoland?
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Gran Canaria Maratón
Credit : Juan Ramon Rodriguez Sosa

Spain – Canary Islands – Sunday January 26, 2014
In December, Gran Canaria offers spring like conditions to the runners. The route is quite fast and passes through the historic “old” town as well as along the beachfront.
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Interviews

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