Munchen Marathon For a sight-seeing tour of a city, this race is fantastic – and it finishes in the Olympic Stadium before a cheering crowd. Cross the finish line and “G’schafft” (I’ve made it), as the Bavarians say! Everyone’s a winner.
Army Ten Miler Start and finish at the Pentagon. In between enjoy a scenic run through Washington DC. Cross the Arlington Memorial Bridge, circle the Lincoln Memorial and pass under the Kennedy Center. See the best of DC in 10 miles - and love it.
Loch Ness Marathon Here's a handy sized lake for a marathon, with the added chance of spotting the legendary Loch Ness monster. There's something special about the Scottish Highlands; a raw beauty that makes this a race worth running.
Reykjavik Marathon Run in the land of fire and ice, this scenic race takes in the city, the seaside, salmon-fishing rivers, waterfalls and woodland. Afterwards Iceland celebrates Culture Night - and it's party time for all runners.
Great Newham London Run Run in and around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this 10K event passes some of London's key 2012 Olympic venues. Runners have their own Olympic moment as they enter the Stadium and cross the famous finish line.
Blackmores Sydney Running Festival This is the annual chance to run down the middle of Sydney Harbour Bridge in complete safety. There is also plenty of waterfront scenery and a spectacular finish outside the iconic Sydney Opera House.
Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan Ride hard. Smile often. This mass cycling event in Penticton, British Columbia, ranks as one of the best in North America. Some ride. Some race. Finishing is always sweet victory.
Gold Coast Airport Marathon There's no better place for a mid-winter marathon than Australia's sunny Gold Coast. Warm temperatures, blue skies and beautiful beaches make this two-day event a great weekend away.
Midnight Sun Marathon Start your marathon at 10pm, finish in the early hours of the morning – and still the sun is shining. It’s among the world’s northernmost marathons, in the Arctic city of Tromsø, and it’s an experience not to be missed.
Yonge Street 10K You can never have too many superheroes around to save the planet. Here they've gathered for a spring training run down Toronto's incredibly long Yonge Street. From end to end it connects Lake Simcoe and Lake Ontario.
- Munchen Marathon
- Army Ten Miler
- Loch Ness Marathon
- Reykjavik Marathon
- Great Newham London Run
- Blackmores Sydney Running Festival
- Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan
- Gold Coast Airport Marathon
- Midnight Sun Marathon
- Yonge Street 10K