Great Wall Marathon

18 May 2019

Runners' Guide

We will soon be welcoming you to the race of a lifetime - The Great Wall Marathon 2018! To help you mentally prepare for your forthcoming challenge, we are pleased to provide an online edition of our 2018 Runners' Guide. 

We look forward to seeing you soon! Until the 19th May 2018, good luck with your training and stay healthy!

Best regards,

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2018 Runners Guide

Runners and spectators will receive a copy of the 2018 Runners Guide in their race pack upon arrival to the hotel in Beijing on 15-16 May. Participants arriving after 22:00 on the 16th May can collect their race pack on Thursday morning, when going to the Route Inspection. Local runners residing in China will receive their race packs through Chinese mail service in April.

The contents includes a brief event history, merchandise, logistics for Inspection Day and Race Day, details on key celebrations, and some important facts for both runners and spectators. A course map and elevation profile is also available.

Consider the environment! Enjoy this version online and wait for your hard copy till you arrive in Beijing.
The Runners Guide is provided in English with an overview in Chinese.
View the 2018 Runners Guide