When: 01 November 2020
Marathon Tours is very proud to be an Official International Travel Partner (ITP) of the TCS New York City Marathon, a Premier Event of New York Road Runners.
The TCS New York City Marathon is the largest and most famous live sporting event in the world, and you can be part of it. Experience the elation as you run through each of the five boroughs of New York being cheered on by more than two million spectators. Join Marathon Tours and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the TCS New York City Marathon, it's a year you will not want to miss!
Registrations for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon have closed. For more information or to go on the wait-list for 2021, please contact us today.
You must be an NZ citizen or NZ resident to purchase this package.
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I enjoyed the entire package, I can't break individual items away from the entire inspiring event!
When: 14 June 2020
The Rio de Janeiro Marathon weaves through city streets starting in Receiro and finishing in Flamengo on a point-to-point course. With the Serra do Mar Mountains rising inland from Rio's fabulous shoreline, this scenery with oceans to your right and mountains to your left, makes the course one of the more picturesque marathons in the world. Runners see parts of famous neighborhoods like Praia da Reserva, Leblon, Ipanema, Copacabana, Botafogo and Flamengo along the way.
For runners seeking a lesser distance there is also a half-marathon event to enter. Crowds in excess of 100,000 turn out to watch and support runners.
This marathon is a must-do if your goal is to complete the seven continents challenge!
You must be a New Zealand citizen or New Zealand resident to purchase this package.
IMPORTANT EVENT UPDATE: DATE 14TH MARCH 2020
Unfortunately, the 2020 Boston Marathon has been postponed and has been rescheduled to take place on September 14th 2020.
Details are still emerging around the postponement and we are working closely with our the Boston race officials to understand the procedures for our runners.
As we get more information from them, we will be in touch with each runner individually.
We know this is hugely disappointing to all our runners and supporters who were due to travel next month, however, we genuinely appreciate your patience and support as we work through the details to be able to confirm options for you.
Marathon Tours NZ
When: 20 April 2020
Entries for 2020 have sold out. If you would like to register your interest for 2021, please click here
The Boston Marathon begun in 1897 and was inspired by the success of the first modern-day marathon competition at the 1896 Summer Olympics. 2020 will be the 124th Boston Marathon. Professional and amateur runners from all over the world compete in the Boston Marathon each year, running the hilly New England terrain. The marathon attracts approximately 20,000 runners each year.
Marathon Tours is the only ITP in New Zealand with official tour operator status for the Boston Marathon and can secure your entry without the need for a qualifying time.
While I may clock up many marathons along the way, the Boston Marathon will forever be the pinnacle for me.Cut off time: Finish area facilities officially close 6 hours after the last runner crosses the start line in Hopkinton.
When: 11 October 2020
The Bank of America Chicago Marathon is known worldwide for its fast, flat course and its thrilling world-class athlete competition. Run alongside amateurs and world record holders as you weave your way through 29 historic neighbourhoods and landmarks. The atmosphere alone will get you through those 42.195 kilometres.
This marathon brings together participants from around the world, representing more than 100 countries.
You must be an New Zealand citizen or resident to purchase this package.