Marathon runners have the opportunity to enjoy an idyllic race-cation in the stunning tropical paradise of Great Exuma, The Bahamas
Great Exuma, The Bahamas – August 1, 2019 – Grand Isle Resort & Spa has partnered with BibRave, a leader in digital grassroots marketing and interactive online running community, to launch the first exclusive race-cation package – The BibRave Bahamas Getaway: Exuma Marathon. This getaway offers running enthusiasts the opportunity to travel to Exuma, Bahamas for the 5th Annual Exuma Marathon on Saturday, November 9, with an easy and convenient booking option.
The BibRave Bahamas Getaway: Exuma Marathon package offers one and two-bedroom villas for either three or four-night stays between Thursday, November 7 and Monday, November 11. One-bedroom packages begin at $2,950 for two guests and two-bedroom packages begin at $3,150 for two guests. To book the package and to find additional information on pricing, guests can visit the Grand Isle Resort & Spa website.
Runners booking this luxurious package will also receive complimentary offerings, including:
- Special Welcome Cocktail Reception
- VIP Registration on Property
- Pre-Race Pasta Dinner
- Race Day Shuttle
- Race Registration and Entry Fee
- Post-Race Celebration Dinner
- Breakfast included daily
- $200 resort credit
“We’re thrilled to launch our very first BibRave Getaway,” said Jessica Murphy, Co-Founder of BibRave. “Our community is all about running and travel, so planning this lux race-cation perfectly combines our collective passions. Grand Isle and the Exuma Marathon is an ideal combination that also adds a layer of luxury and relaxation. We’re excited to connect with runners and travelers from across the globe in such a beautiful setting.”
The Exuma Marathon has a variety of length options for runners, including a 2K, 5K, 10K, 21.5K, 42K and 50K. With races tailored to all ages, Exuma Marathon is a perfect event for the whole family and a rare opportunity to experience everything the Great Exuma has to offer.
While in Exuma, visitors will be able to enjoy Grand Isle Resort’s luxurious villa-style accommodations, world-class restaurants, two infinity pools and stunning white-sand beaches. Adventurous travelers can enjoy the area’s 365 islands while visiting Exuma’s famous swimming pigs, snorkeling through the coral reefs, swimming among nurse sharks and feeding rock iguanas.
To learn more about Grand Isle Resort & Spa and book the Exuma Marathon Bahamas Getaway package, please visit www.grandisleresort.com. Stay up-to-date with Grand Isle Resort & Spa on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
About Grand Isle Resort & Spa
Grand Isle Resort & Spa sits on a mile-long stretch of ivory beach and sparkling clear waters of Emerald Bay on the island of Great Exuma. Recipient of the coveted AAA Four Diamond Award, this sun-kissed tropical Bahamas resort has a family friendly, low-key attitude that immediately puts guests at ease. From unrivaled sport fishing, fly fishing, diving and snorkeling from the Grand Isle Resort beach to exquisite cuisine and sublime spa services, this relaxing resort just a one-hour flight from Miami exudes authentic Bahamian style. To learn more about Grand Isle Resort & Spa, please visit www.grandisleresort.com.
BibRave is an interactive online running community that includes a large network of running ambassadors (BibRave Pros), a lively weekly Twitter event (#BibChat), and a popular running-themed Podcast (The BibRave Podcast – for Apple or Android). BibRave helps endurance events and brands reach more runners via the collective audiences, networks, and followers of the BibRave Pros, custom, white-label ambassador management, content production, strategic consulting, and BibRave’s own social and podcast channels. The company launched in late 2013 in Chicago and is now based in Portland, Oregon.
For media inquiries or more information please contact:
Grand Isle Resort & Spa
Lea Komitzky, Senior Account Executive
Andy Wallace, Vice President of Programs and Partnerships