You don’t want to miss the 2015 Mississauga Marathon taking place from Friday, May 1st to Sunday, May 3rd!
This full running experience promotes “A Run for Everyone” with a selection of activities for all ages and all athletic abilities including: Marathon, Sal Guzzo, LL.B Relay Challenge, Recharge with Milk Half Marathon, Valeant Pharmaceuticals 10K, 10K Student Relay, “The Hazel” 5K and even a Subway Restaurants 2K Fun Run/Walk.
Be sure to also check out the Mississauga Marathon Runner’s Expo at the Port Credit Memorial Arena.
Some of the many advantages the event offers include: the Marathon is a Boston Qualifier, all courses are net downhill and along beautiful waterfront trails, free shuttle buses, free baggage check, and free parking over the duration of race weekend, live band playing at the finish area on both race days, bonus offers exclusive to all 2014 Mississauga Marathon registrants, stunning finishers’ medal which are unique for each distance - plus Toronto Pearson International Airport is only a 15 minute drive to the event.
Runners, walkers, spectators, volunteers and Mississauga residents are all invited to join in the fun of Race Weekend!
Since its inception in 1999, the Great Wall Marathon has become known as one of the world's most challenging marathons. The field has grown steadily to a sold-out event with 2,500 runners from over 60 nations in the 2014 edition.
It’s an arduous course on the iconic Great Wall of China - 5,164 historic steps - but runners are rewarded with magnificent surroundings and breathtaking views. As the route leads them through the lower valley and into the villages, onlookers will be cheering and the festive atmosphere is a real energy boost!
The event is one of the Albatros Adventure Marathon series. All are characterised by locations of exceptional natural beauty and historic significance. From the barren desert landscape of Jordan to the African savannah, from the epic Great Wall of China to the temples of Bagan, Albatros offers races with remarkable courses that will challenge even the most experienced runner - and matches them with impressive sight-seeing tour packages.
Run the most challenging marathon of your life along one of mankind's greatest monuments. The Great Wall Marathon offers three distances: a marathon, half marathon and 8.5km Fun Run.