July 2014: Marathons Calendar

01 Jul 2014 00:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Here is a selection of Marathons organized in July 2014 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.


Ecomaratona del VentassoMonte VentassoCredit : Hm8011

Italy – Emilia-Romagna – Busana

Starting in Busana, you’ll run up to the top of Mt. Ventasso. On your way, you’ll run though chestnut forest, small villages and discover the wonders of the Appennino Tosco-Emiliano National Park.

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Bearfest MarathonCredit : Hans-Jürgen Hübner

USA – Alaska – Wrangell

The race is organized during a multi day festival celebrating the bears of Alaska. Does an angry bear running behind you helps you establish a new PB?

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Zermatt MarathonMatterhorn from the Zermatt (North side)Credit : Zermatt photos

Switzerland – Valais – Zermatt

The race starts in St. Niklaus, goes to Zermatt and then up in the mountains to finish at Riffelberg. As soon as you reach Zermatt you’ll get an overwhelming sight on the Matterhorn came into view.

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Grassland Extreme MarathonGrassland Marathon

China – Xilinhot

The Grassland Extreme Marathon is run in the grasslands of China’s Inner Mongolia where the horse-riding archers of Genghis Khan used to gallop.

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Marathon du Pays BasqueBidarraiCredit : Harrieta171

France – Pyrénées-Atlantiques – Bidarrai

The Basque Country is a hilly country. You’ll be able to check it for yourself while climbing the 3,100m of elevation gain offered by the gorgeous trails around Bidarrai.

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Tous les Marathons organisés en July


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