Like all Albatros Adventure Marathons, The Great Wall Marathon is designed to be more than just a race. It's also about enjoying time together with family, friends and other running-minded spirits. Spectators welcome!
In order to register for The Great Wall Marathon, you must sign up for one of the tour packages.
Looking for extra awe and adventure? Add excursions or an extension to your package for the ultimate China experience.
The Great Wall Marathon is more than just a marathon - it's a journey through China! While it’s hard to top the post-race exhilaration of a Great Wall Marathon finish, we’re certain these immersive add-ons are the perfect complement to your experience. You can see top sites or visit the lesser-traveled areas, get to know the country, and interact with the local cultures. Live it up!
A collection of videos and photos from Inspection Day and Race Day at recent editions of The Great Wall Marathon.
Get inspired and prepared by checking out our collection below. Watch the event trailer and the route tour video to get motivated for the race, or see how past years have gone in the event recaps and the runner reviews.
The pictures give a hint to what you can expect on race day: the good, the bad, and the ugly. Get a sneak peek at Yin and Yang Square, where the race briefing, race start, and race finish will occur. Among other moments, you can see the struggle on the stairs, the joy of running through the villages, and, of course, the sheer exhiliration of victory at the finish line!