The Namosi Marathon 2020 will be Fiji’s first trail running event to include Full and Half Marathons and a 10k race.
The course will follow a stretch of difficult track in the Namosi highlands used during the “World’s Toughest Race: Eco-Challenge Fiji.”
The races will be a new challenge for even the fittest of athletes, providing the opportunity for 200 runners from all over Fiji to experience the rugged beauty of Viti Levu’s interior.
Full Marathon – 42.2km
The classic full marathon at 42.2 km / 26.2 miles through some of the wildest & dramatic gravel roads in Fiji.
Half Marathon – 21.1km
The half marathon at 21.1 km / 13.1 miles will take you on a few hours running along the wildest & dramatic gravel roads in Fiji.
10K Trail Run – 10km
Using the final 10km of the course, this is the most brutal section, with 5 steep uphills to finish at Namosi Eco-Retreat.
Following the route of the World’s Toughest Race: Eco-Challenge Fiji which was shot in Fiji in September 2019.
Our trail run showcases the natural beauty of Fiji and its traditional way of life running through villages and mountains of Fiji’s hinterland and Namosi Province.
World’s Toughest Race: Eco-Challenge Fiji was released early September 2020 on Amazon Prime., certainly a must-see if you plan on racing.
“Certainly not for beginners, this route is spectacular in its beauty & ruggedness, and is ideal for ultra & trail runners in Fiji looking for a challenge.”Brian Hennessey – President – Suva Marathon Club