November 2010 Marathons Calendar

01 Nov 2010 18:17
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Yes, despite what the media coverage would let us think, there are other marathons organized in November than the ING New York City Marathon. We currently count 113 of them in the ahotu calendar. Here is my selection for the month.

ING New York City Marathon
Go West
Credit : Karen Blumberg

US – Sunday November 7th The star of marathons and the marathons of stars. The race everyone dreams of running one day. 40,000 participants, 5 boroughs and 5 bridges crossed. A gigantic crowd all along the race to cheer you up. You’ll see why they call the Big Apple bigMore info…

Beirut Marathon
Beirut Skyline
Credit : austinevan

Lebanon – Sunday November 7th The race is a celebration for the unity of the country and a source of pride for Lebanese because it helps portray the country in a positive way. It is an excellent opportunity to discover the country and its friendly people. More info…

Maratón Donostia – San Sebastián
San Sebastian/Donostia
Credit : Nigel Swales

Spain – Sunday November 28th San Sebastián or Donostia in Basque is a lovely city in the North West of Spain, famous for its Concha bay. Three loops lead the runners around the city and on the waterfront, ending in the Real Sociedad Stadium. More info…

Amica Seattle Marathon
Seattle Skyline
Credit : David Herrera

US – Sunday November 28th The race is organized in downtown Seattle and offers great sceneries of the city and of Lake Washington. The course is rolling, but has a few hills. You can also run a half marathon and a 5K race.More info…

Marathon de la Rochelle
La Rochelle Harbour entrance
Credit : Andy Roberts

France – Sunday November 28th The race celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. It follows a two loop course around the city of La Rochelle and its charming harbour. The organizers have planned a few surprises to celebrate the event.More info…