March 2014 : Marathons Calendar

01 Mar 2014 02:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

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

Marathons selection

Baikal Ice Marathonby the start - hivusCredit : Baikal Ice Marathon

["Russia", "Tankhoy"]
Run across the frozen lake Baikal, from shore to shore, 1,400 meters above the ground. Freezing temperature and hostile environment make this race a race like no other one.
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Motatapu Icebreaker Off Road MarathonRocky Mountain, Wanaka, New ZealandCredit : Rosino

["New Zealand", "Motatapu Station"]
This course runs through the iconic Motatapu, Soho and Glencoe stations starting at Motatapu Station, near Lake Wanaka and finishing at historic Arrowtown. It offers many river crossings, hills to climb and spectacular views of the Southern high country.
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Catalina Island Conservancy MarathonCredit : b r e n t

["USA", "California", "Two Harbors"]
The race is held on the Catalina Island, off the coast of California, near Los Angles. It crosses the island on hilly trails and offers spectacular views, only an island can offer.
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Scheveningen Zandvoort MarathonCredit : Photocapy

["Netherlands", "South Holland", "Scheveningen – Zandvoort "]
This race ran from Scheveningen to Zandvoort is special as it is run on the flat sand exposed by the beach at low tide which can sometimes be tricky. As few roads follow the coast, you’ll only hear the waves and your fellow runners for 42 km.
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Marathon Deutsche WeinstraßeCredit : Verbandsgemeinde Grünstadt-Land

["Germany", "Rhineland-Palatinate", "Bockenheim an der Weinstraße"]
The race starts at the small wine village of Bockenheim, where the Deutsche Weinstraße begins. The course then runs along the vineyards of the Leiningerland district, into the district of Freinsheim, through beautiful and romantic wine villages leading to the halfway- and turning-point at the giant wine barrel in the spa town of Bad Dürkheim.

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