Victoria Falls Marathon

To run a marathon is a bragging right in itself, to do so along the spectacular backdrop of the iconic Victoria Falls is a truly unique bragging right.

Victoria Falls

Imagine the spray of the Victoria Falls cooling you down as you run along this world-famous marvel.

Voted world’s most beautiful marathon, with a amazing atmosphere and unique inclusions such as an epic sunset cruise, the Victoria Falls Marathon is a must do marathon.

Not only does the route offer runners spectacular views of the Victoria Falls. The route also loops into the park where you may see some game!!!

Imagine a herd of zebras running alongside you or stopping to let the Elephants and Giraffe cross the road. Picture Hippos cheering for you as you run parallel to the river.

The marathon route truly shows you the best of Victoria Falls area, from the national park, to the schools and towns. A truly electric festive atmosphere awaits you as the locals cheer you on.  Enjoy the enthusiasm from the water stations before crossing the finish line where the joyful atmosphere will be contagious as you celebrate your achievement with local bands, African drummers, dancers, and more.

The Victoria Falls Marathon is a package with all the inclusions!

With a celebratory sunset cruise to triumph your achievement this is a unique scenic after party with music and dancing into the early hours.

Developed in conjunction with the National Athletics Association of Zimbabwe, the Victoria Falls Marathon race is an AIMS (Association of International Marathon and Distance Races) registered event. The route is well supported by regular water points and cooling down sections, all ably managed by the sponsors.

The minimum age requirement is that an athlete must be 20 years of age on the day of the race for the full marathon, and 18 years for the half marathon.  Fun Run participants must be at least 10 years old, unless accompanied by an adult.

Besides the breathtaking landscapes you will encounter on the marathon, there is plenty more to do and see.  Known as the adventure centre of Africa the Victoria Falls has a wealth of activities available.

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Combine your unique marathon with a scenic safari through Zimbabwe

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