July 2015: Marathons Calendar

01 Jul 2015 02:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Calendar

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

Marathons

Armstrong Motor Group Wellington Marathon
Oriental Bay  Wellington, New Zealand.
Credit : Peti Morgan

New Zealand – Wellington

You will start on the Fran Wilde Walkway in front of the Westpac Stadium in Wellington. You will then follow the coast to reach Scorching Bay, before turning around and run back to the Stadium, following the same course.

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Montafon-Arlberg-Marathon
2014
Credit : Gabriel Seiberth

Austria – St. Anton am Arlberg

Most of the race is run on hiking trails and forest roads. You will start 881m above the sea in Silbertal. The first half of the race will climb up to 1,945m where you’ll cross the border between Vorarlberg and Tyrol before progressively running down to St. Anton am Arlberg (1296.4 m) where the finish line is located.

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Missoula Marathon
2009 Runners
Credit : Missoula Marathon

USA – Montana – Missoula

The point-to-point race has a scenic route that wanders in the countryside before finishing in historic downtown Missoula. The race is flat and fast, the only significant hill is located at the halfway point.

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Aspen Valley Marathon
Credit : Ed Ogle

USA – Colorado – Aspen

You will run from Wagner Park in Aspen to Lions Park in Basalt along the Rio Grande trail, descending about 1,500 ft. This makes the race a seriously fast Boston Qualifier!

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Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon
Credit : ohefin

United Kingdom – Gwynedd – Llanberis

The marathon will have you climb 1,685m over 26 miles and follow magnificent trails with spectacular panoramic views over the Snowdonia National Park. On your way, you’ll even climb Wales’ highest peak, Snowdon.

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All Marathons organized in July

Interviews

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