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Issue 115 2023 Edition 1

2023 edition 1 flat

Cover: Berlin Half Marathon, Germany

In this issue…

Distance marker from the original 42195m presented to Marathoneum Berlin
Running into history

Second known surviving sign secured

Anything you can do…
Marathon movers

Thirty-one years ago Liz Lynch (later McColgan) was blazing a trail in long-distance running. In 2022 her daughter Eilish McColgan followed in her footsteps

Thousands embark on SuperHalfs challenge
Marathon movers

Five-city circuit for runners

Running at the lowest point on Earth
Race previews Dead Sea Ultra Marathon, May 20 2023

Race around saline water brings out energy that goes beyond fitness

Spectacular start to Berlin’s running calendar
Race previews Generali Berlin Half Marathon, April 20 2023

Fast course that also tours the sights of the German capital

A warm Welsh welcome
Race previews 2wish Great Welsh Marathon, April 20 2023

Flat route through the best of coast and country

Hanseatic flair, cosmopolitan character
Race previews Haspa Marathon Hamburg, April 20 2023

With well over 25,000 participants, the Haspa Marathon Hamburg is Germany’s largest spring marathon and the most traditional major sporting event in the Elbe metropolis

Spring in your step
Race previews Toronto Marathon, May 20 2023

North America’s largest and most fun spring race – come for a running adventure and stay for VIP treatment along a beautiful, super-fast big city point-to-point course

Run in the heart of Cambodia
Race previews Phnom Penh International Half Marathon, June 20 2023

Course follows the Mekong riverbank

Finland: famous for fresh air
Race previews Helsinki City Running Day, May 20 2023

Run in the capital of Finland and experience the finish at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium

Stronger than ever
Race previews Gatorade Maratón de Santiago, May 20 2023

Race “back on its feet”

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Issue 116 2023 Edition 2

2023 edition 2 flat

Cover: Athens Marathon. The Authentic, Greece

In this issue…

Boston strong, 10 years after
Running into history B.A.A. Boston Marathon

100 years of the Košice Peace Marathon
Running into history Košice Peace Marathon

Ukraine keeps on running
Marathon movers

Despite causing widespread damage and disruption the war in Ukraine has not stopped runners from running. General director of NEWRUN LLC Maksym Kryvenko reports

Boom time
Marathon movers

Distance running has spread widely throughout the world over the last four decades. Vietnam is at the forefront of the latest geographical expansion

Transylvania’s iconic new race
Race previews Brasov tRUNsylvania International 10K, September 20 2023

Romania’s best touristic destination – Brasov – will be the venue for some of the world’s top running performances and a great experience for mass participation runners

Where middle ages meets modernity
Race previews Trento Half Marathon, October 20 2023

Renaissance elegance in the heart of the Alps

New horizons
Race previews Almaty Marathon, October 20 2023

Open new horizons: come to run and immerse yourself in Central Asian culture

Liveable city, inspiring course
Race previews Manulife Danang International Marathon, August 20 2023

Destination race-cation in Southeast Asia

Breaking limits
Race previews Copenhagen Half Marathon, September 20 2023

A fiercely fast course through a buzzing metropole

A new world experience
Race previews Sunshine Coast Marathon & Community Run Festival, August 20 2023

Something for everyone in a friendly, supportive atmosphere

Cityscapes by night and day
Race previews Kuala Lumpur Standard Chartered Marathon, September 20 2023

Iconic cityscapes in one of the most cosmopolitan cities of South East Asia

Clean air at smoky bay
Race previews Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon, August 20 2023

Run through downtown Reykjavik, residential areas, nearby a salmon river and along the beach

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Issue 117 2023 Edition 3

2023 edition 3 flat

Cover: French Riviera Marathon Nice-Cannes, France

In this issue…

A significant step forward
Race previews Longbien Marathon, October 20 2023

Vietnam’s most popular marathon is more than just a race

Come for the run – stay for the fun and sun
Race previews Reggae Marathon, Half Marathon & 10K, December 20 2023

Negril says goodbye to 42k distance in 2023

Autumn leaves, early morning
Race previews Mt. Fuji International Marathon, November 20 2023

Enjoy the majestic scenery to your heart’s content

Make it memorable
Race previews Standard Chartered Nairobi Marathon, October 20 2023

Two decades of excitement, challenge and community

Uniquely memorable
Race previews Vedanta Delhi Half Marathon, October 20 2023

Soak up the emotions and colours of the Indian capital

A race on the rise
Race previews Amman International Marathon, October 20 2023

Run Jordan having lasting impact on running culture

Ten good reasons
Race previews Brussels Airport Marathon & Half Marathon, October 20 2023

Why you should run the 18th edition of the Brussels Airport Marathon & Half Marathon on 1 October

A memorial to greatness
Race previews Great Victory Run Egypt’s Best 10km

Live the Egyptian dream in El-Shorouk

History and passion at the Silesian Stadium
Race previews Silesia Marathon, October 20 2023

Iconic finish line is just one attraction of southern Poland

A lakeside panorama
Race previews Lago Maggiore Marathon - 33 KM - Half Marathon - 10 KM, November 20 2023

Route with alpine backdrop combines natural beauty with sustainability

Promenade des coureurs
Race previews French Riviera Marathon Nice-Cannes, November 20 2023

Coastal course through five emblematic Riviera towns

Three days of challenge
Race previews Malta International “Challenge” Marathon

Unique 42km run over three days allows runners to see Malta’s most beautiful locations

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Issue 118 2023 Edition 4

2023 edition 4 flat

Cover: Košice Peace Marathon, Slovakia celebrates 100 years

In this issue…

Running seen as nation building
Marathon movers Amman International Marathon

Lina El-Kurd, Run Jordan

Fast or fun – but run!
Race previews eDreams Mitja Marató de Barcelona by Brooks, February 20 2024

Half marathon will once again open the new running season in Barcelona

Atlantic beaches, fishing villages
Race previews Montepio Meia Maratona de Cascais, February 20 2024

Tranquil race setting with the ocean as backdrop

In the picture
Race previews Wuxi Marathon, March 20 2024

Scenery so striking, you may be tempted to slow down

A captivating blend
Race previews Pokhara International Marathon, February 20 2024

Exploring the enchanting Pokhara Marathon

A beacon of unity and purpose
Race previews Tata Mumbai Marathon, January 20 2024

India’s largest philanthropic sporting event

A warm Welsh welcome
Race previews 2wish Great Welsh Marathon Events, March 20 2024

Every runner has a reason to join in

A dramatic stage
Race previews Osaka Women’s Marathon, January 20 2024

The history of the women’s marathon in Japan is rooted in this race

Flat, fast, fun
Race previews Chevron Houston Marathon, Aramco Houston Half Marathon and We Are Houston 5K, January 20 2024

A record-breaking course with world-class hospitality

Making waves
Race previews Sea of Galilee Tiberias Marathon, January 20 2024

A marathon that’s the centre of a huge local festival

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