Embark on a once-in-a-lifetime adventure with Marathon Tours & Travel’s inaugural Arctic Marathon package

April 2, 2024

Leading run travel specialists Marathon Tours & Travel are thrilled to announce the launch of their inaugural Arctic Marathon Package; set in the majestic Arctic Circle for a truly memorable race experience.

2nd April 2024 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Responding to the overwhelming demand from Seven Continents Club® (SCC) Members and Antarctica Marathon® Alumni, Marathon Tours & Travel has curated a meticulously planned itinerary that guarantees an unparalleled experience. With over half of the available slots filled, interested participants are urged to secure their spots swiftly to avoid missing out on this epic adventure.

This inaugural Arctic Marathon Package is a testament to our commitment to providing runners with unparalleled experiences in the most remarkable destinations on Earth,” said Jeff Adams, President of Marathon Tours & Travel. “We have meticulously crafted every aspect of this journey, from the thrilling marathon races to the awe-inspiring excursions, ensuring that our participants create memories that last a lifetime.”

Set to take place from September 2-15, 2024, the package offers participants a unique blend of exploration and challenge. Highlights include a 10-night cruise aboard the Ocean Albatros, with stops at picturesque locations, three nights in Copenhagen, Denmark, and a chartered flight to Greenland for the Arctic Marathon, Half-Marathon, or Ultra 50K race.

“We’ve spared no effort in ensuring that our participants have an unforgettable experience,” Jeff added. “From guided tours to an exclusive race briefing reception and post-race celebration, every detail has been meticulously planned to exceed expectations.”

In addition to the thrilling race events, participants will have the opportunity to explore the Arctic landscape through Zodiac excursions and wildlife encounters, all while enjoying the comfort and luxury of the Ocean Albatros.

The Arctic Marathon Package also includes exclusive perks such as official race apparel, including the Official Arctic Marathon Tech Race Shirt and Finisher Medal, as well as the coveted Official Polar Challenge Tech Shirt and Medal for Antarctica and Arctic Finishers.

For those seeking to extend their adventure, Marathon Tours & Travel is planning a post-race extension to Reykjavik, Iceland, promising even more unforgettable experiences in this stunning destination.

For more information about the Arctic Marathon and wider Marathon Tours & Travel portfolio of events, visit www.marathontours.com.



Kate Allan


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About Marathon Tours & Travel

Founded by runner and travel visionary Thom Gilligan in 1979, Marathon Tours & Travel (MTT) is a longstanding recognized leader and innovator in the destination travel industry for runners and their supporters. With offices in Boston (USA), Manchester (UK) and Adelaide (Australia), the team has industry-leading global prominence.

Marathon Tours & Travel are an approved International Tour Operator to many marathons and other running events, including the Abbott World Marathon Majors, which consists of the Boston Marathon, TCS London Marathon, TCS New York City Marathon, BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, Bank of America Chicago Marathon, the Tokyo Marathon, and candidate races – the Sydney Marathon and Cape Town Marathon.

Their global team of Trip Designers, Trip Leaders and Trip Specialists makes each trip they offer unique and special. They have sought out the best in the industry, and their combined knowledge and experience makes them a global leader in the endurance sports travel industry.

MTT also owns a number of global events, including Patagonia Running Festival Marathon, Madagascar Marathon, Antarctica Marathon® and Arctic Marathon; and the team is excited about further expansion plans across 2024 and beyond.