Running & Fitness

7 Races for the Bucket List

Disney Princess Half Marathon
rundisney
Website: http://www.rundisney.com/
Distance(s): 5k, 10k, half marathon, full marathon
Why run: Experience the fun and exhiliration while basking in the Disney magic

Great Wall Marathon
 Great Wall Marathon
Website: http://great-wall-marathon.com/
Distance(s): Full marathon – 42.195km/26.2mi, half marathon – 21.1km/13.1mi, and 8.5km/5.5mi Fun Run
Why run: Challenging course set against a backdrop of stunning views not to mention running on the Great Wall itself

Jingle Bell Run/Walk
Jingle Bell Run/Walk
Website: http://www.arthritis.org/programs-events/jingle-bell-run/jbr-locations/
Distance(s): 5k
Why run: Enjoy the festive air of the season along with the Christmas music and run with people in Santa costumes

Spartan Race
Spartan Race
Website: http://www.spartan.com/
Distance: 8-10 miles
Why run: Spartan-like running experience

The Color Run
The Color Run
Website: http://thecolorrun.com/
Distance(s): 5k
Why run: Fun and colorful

Tokyo Marathon
Tokyo Marathon
Website: http://www.marathon.tokyo/en/
Distance(s): Marathon and a 10km race
Why run: One of the world’s top running events not only for the competitive runners, but also for those who may want to experience the shorter 10km race, see runners in costumes and enjoy the scenery

Tough Mudder
Tough Mudder
Website: https://toughmudder.com/
Distance(s): 10-12 miles
Why run: Challenging and probably grueling, but finishing it can be rewarding