Run Barbados is the largest marathon in the Caribbean. The prestigious Run Barbados Marathon has evolved into one of Barbados’ premier sporting activities on the island known for its festive atmosphere and spirit of camaraderie. The Run Barbados unique route takes participants on a scenic journey through some of Barbados’ most historical landmarks. The choice of races around the world is endless but the Run Barbados Marathon Weekend has distinguishing characteristics that can provide the experience of a lifetime. The friendly local culture, the sheer beauty of the island and the marathon’s course that is both scenic and historic. 2023 will mark 40 years of the Run Barbados Marathon and this year the event will be held from December 8th-10th.A UNIQUE 3-DAY EXPERIENCE
The festivities kick off with The Garrison Savannah Fun Mile on Dec. 8th, with entertainment starting at 6 PM and the Fun Mile at 8PM. The race will start and finish at the historic Garrison Savannah.
On December 9th, the fun begins at 3:30 PM on the scenic East Coast at Barclays Park.
The races for the day are the Sleeping Giant 5k Race and the Sand Dunes 10k Race.
The marathon weekend ends on Sunday, Dec 10th with the Farley Hill Half and Full marathon commencing at 5:30 AM. Then the Joe’s River coastal walk will follow and start at 7 AM.
All participants will receive a Run Barbados branded T-shirt.
Participants in each race will receive a uniquely designed Finisher medal