5,164 steps into history!
Run the most demanding marathon of your life along one of mankind's greatest monuments.
Since the inaugural Great Wall Marathon in 1999, the field has grown steadily to a sellout event with 2,500 runners from over 60 nations. The Great Wall Marathon event offers three distances: A marathon, half marathon and a 8.5km Fun Run.
Registration for The Great Wall Marathon 2020 is open!
Register before 30 June 2019 for your chance to win one of these great prizes! Plus, you will receive a free "I'm training for The Great Wall Marathon" tech t-shirt.
1x MAJOR PRIZE: USD 1000 voucher towards The Great Wall Marathon 2020 6- or 7-day package of your choosing.
3x RUNNERS UP: Runner's Apparel Pack from Newline (jacket, shirt, tights).
Simply book your 6- or 7-day Great Wall Marathon 2020 package before midnight on 30 June 2019. Online bookings only.
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Beautiful, painful, and difficult. The most brutal race I have ever run. Loved it!"